Thursday, March 11, 2021

Injury Crash SH41 at milepost 8, north of Rathdrum,Idaho

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
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For Immediate Release: 03/11/2021 5:30 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On March 11th, 2021 at 3:48 pm, the Idaho State Police responded to an injury crash on SH41 at milepost 8, north of Rathdrum, Idaho. Kenneth J. Buell, 64 yoa, of Boise, Idaho was driving northbound on SH41 in a 2018 Kenworth tractor, pulling a 2013 Manac trailer. He had stopped in the lane of travel to make a left hand turn. Becky K. Dow, 43 yoa, of Spirit Lake, Idaho, was also northbound in a 2011 Toyota Sienna van. She failed to see Buell was stopped and collided with the rear of the truck. Dow, along with two juvenile passengers were transported to Kootenai Health. Buell was not injured in the crash. The roadway was blocked for approximately 1 hour. Investigation ongoing.