WINTER DRIVING: Nearly 200 Crashes Reported In The Spokane Area - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Nearly 200 Crashes Reported In The Spokane Area; Drivers Urged To Use Simple Driving Tactics

(Exclusive KHQ photo taken by photographer Nick Beber) (Exclusive KHQ photo taken by photographer Nick Beber)
(Exclusive KHQ photo taken by photographer Nick Beber) (Exclusive KHQ photo taken by photographer Nick Beber)

SPD NEWS RELEASE: On Saturday Spokane received a snowfall starting at approximately 10:00 am. From that time until 7:00 pm the Spokane Police Department received 85 calls of collisions. Many of the collisions involved multiple cars. Spokane roads are currently very slick. Citizens are cautioned to use extreme care while driving. Drivers need to allow extra distance for stops and even driving the speed limit is too fast for the current conditions. Spokane County authorities reported 78 accidents from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday.

 

 

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