Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Fatality ATV Crash Trestle Creek Rd, Bonner County, Idaho

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
(208) 209-8620
Fax (208) 209-8619

For Immediate Release: 7/20/2022 2:40 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police are investigating a crash that occurred on Tuesday, July 19th, 2022, in Bonner County, Idaho.

Idaho State Police responded to an area hospital for a report of a single-vehicle crash that occurred earlier in the evening, sometime between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. A 47-year-old female, of Loveland, Colorado, was driving a 2017 Polaris ATV (all-terrain vehicle), with a 44-year-old female passenger, also of Loveland, Colorado. She was traveling southbound on Trestle Creek Road at approximately the 10300 block, when she failed to negotiate a curve, left the roadway, and crashed. Both occupants were transported by a private vehicle to a local hospital. It is believed both occupants were wearing helmets. The 47-year-old female driver succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.

The next of kin has been notified and this remains an active investigation by Idaho State Police.

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