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Fatal Car Crash in North Idaho

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KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - An 18 year-old died Thursday night after a head on collision on Highway 41. Authorities say that at around 6 o'clock Thursday evening, Mathew Rocheleau, was driving his 1997 Dodge Caravan southbound on Highway 41 when for an unknown reason he drifted into the northbound lane and collided with a 2001 Dodge Dakota. Rocheleau was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Dodge Dakota, Franklin Gausnell, 40, was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

Authorities continue to investigate the incident.

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