Two Post Falls residents killed in crash on Hwy. 95 near Culdesac - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Two Post Falls residents killed in crash on Hwy. 95 near Culdesac

CULDESAC, Idaho - Two people from Post Falls were killed in an early morning car crash that happened near at milepost 292 on Hwy. 95 Saturday morning.

The Idaho State Police says 22-year-old Derrick Dryden was driving a 1991 Subaru Justy southbound on Hwy 95 when he fell asleep and drifted to the right of the roadway where the vehicle struck a tree.

Dryden was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Lewiston to be treated for unknown injuries.  Dryden's passengers Benjamin Holland and Nicholas Walker both of Post Falls were killed in the crash.

State Police say the crash occur ed on a straight stretch of roadway which was dry.

Neither the driver nor the passengers were wearing seat belts. ISP says alcohol is not believed to be a factor.

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