SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office, Spokane Valley Police Department, and the Spokane Police Department are asking the public to not drive on the roadways, due to multiple collisions, and power line problems across the county. The City of Spokane is calling in extra resources to help with the road conditions. They are de-icing and sanding on hills and at intersections. Right now Highway 195 from Rosalia to Spangle is closed, as well from Colfax to the Idaho State Line.
Tuesday, June 18 2013 7:25 PM EDT2013-06-18 23:25:07 GMT
UPDATE: A male driver has serious injuries, the other driver, who's a female, has life threatening injuries.>>
UPDATE: A male driver has serious injuries, the other driver, who's a female, has life threatening injuries. Authorities tell our Katie Steiner that the female was driving in the wrong-direction in the southbound lanes on Hwy. 195 when she collided with a male driver. GET THE IDENTITIES OF THOSE INVOLVED INSIDE>>> >>
Deputies and firefighters responded to a car crash in Spokane Valley Monday afternoon near the intersection of 4th and Blake. Deputies say the SUV was heading south on Blake when it was struck by another car, causing it to flip onto its top in a nearby yard. One person was able to get out of the SUV, but the driver had to be pulled out through the rear lift gate. Injuries appear to be minor. >>