Woman Killed On Highway 195 Saturday Morning - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Woman Killed On Highway 195 Saturday Morning

Posted: Updated:
SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. -

The name of the driver has been identified. Officials say 21 year old Braden Bundy of Spokane fell asleep at the wheel, resulting in his car going off the road and hitting a tree. His passenger, Kelsey Heidecker also of Spokane, was killed.  Charges may be pending in the case. 

UPDATE:

_______________________________________________________________________________________

Tow trucks are now on scene of a fatal accident that happened on Highway 195 early Saturday morning.  A semi-truck was driving northbound when it crashed into two trees on the side of the highway.  The male driver sustained minor injuries.  His female passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.  The cause of the wreck is under investigation.  Officials do not believe weather was a factor in this incident. 
Both lanes were closed for 30 minutes  immediately following crash because trees blocked the entire highway.

UPDATE:
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
According to WSP,  a woman was killed after a semi truck crashed into a tree this morning, sending the tree onto Highway 195. 
It happened around 7a.m.on US 195 northbound from Milepost 83, Smythe Road to Milepost 85 near Stuttler road, 4 miles north of Spangle.  Authorities say emergency crews were called to extricate the woman who was a passenger in the semi-truck.WSP confirms the woman is deceased.  Officials say that trees are currently blocking one lane on the  roadway. A tow truck is in route.  Reporter Lindsay Nadrich is heading to the scene. We'll continue to update you as information becomes available.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • LOOKING FOR A HOME? 10 Homes For Sale In Spokane For $125,000

    LOOKING FOR A HOME? 10 Homes For Sale In Spokane For $125,000

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:39:53 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spring is a popular time to purchase and sell a home. Here are 10 homes for sale in Spokane for $125,000. These homes were found on www.WindermereSpokane.com. If you would like more information on any of these homes or would like to schedule a tour, contact your real estate agent with the correct MLS number.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spring is a popular time to purchase and sell a home. Here are 10 homes for sale in Spokane for $125,000. These homes were found on www.WindermereSpokane.com. If you would like more information on any of these homes or would like to schedule a tour, contact your real estate agent with the correct MLS number.>>
  • UPDATE: PHOTOS Of Sex Offenders Who Live In Kootenai County

    UPDATE: PHOTOS Of Sex Offenders Who Live In Kootenai County

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 6:50 AM EST2014-02-26 11:50:17 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Do you know who lives next to you, or in your neighborhood? KHQ has teamed up with local law enforcement agencies to keep you updated on sex offenders that may be living close to you. The latest photos are from the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office website. All of the offenders have served their time and are not wanted by authorities.>>
    KHQ.COM - Do you know who lives next to you, or in your neighborhood? KHQ has teamed up with local law enforcement agencies to keep you updated on sex offenders that may be living close to you. The latest photos are from the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office website.>>
  • LOOKING FOR A HOME? Here Are 15 Homes For Sale For $175,000

    LOOKING FOR A HOME? Here Are 15 Homes For Sale For $175,000

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:08 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:08:47 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Spring is a popular time for those looking to buy or sell their home! We found 15 homes currently for sale in Spokane and surrounding areas all priced at $175,000. These homes were found on WindermereSpokane.Com for more information on a particular property, contact your real estate agent with the correct MLS number.>>
    KHQ.COM - Spring is a popular time for those looking to buy or sell their home! We found 15 homes currently for sale in Spokane and surrounding areas all priced at $175,000. These homes were found on WindermereSpokane.Com for more information on a particular property, contact your real estate agent with the correct MLS number.>>
  • Top Stories from KHQTop StoriesMore>>

  • SHRED DAY IS HERE!

    SHRED DAY IS HERE!

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:52:19 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Are you ready to SHRED? One of KHQ's most popular events is here: Shred Day!
    Once again we are partnering with AmericanWest Bank and Secure Shred, and it's your chance to safely dispose of any sensitive documents you might have hanging around the house.
    >>
    KHQ.COM - Are you ready to SHRED? One of KHQ's most popular events is here: Shred Day!
    Once again we are partnering with AmericanWest Bank and Secure Shred, and it's your chance to safely dispose of any sensitive documents you might have hanging around the house. We have three locations available for you to choose from between the hours of 6:00am and 6:30pm.
    >>
  • Parks Levy Would Build Field House In Spokane

    Parks Levy Would Build Field House In Spokane

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:51:15 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Spokane County voters may be asked next spring to approve a $45 million parks levy.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Spokane County voters may be asked next spring to approve a $45 million parks levy.>>
  • Soldier, Nephew Of Oso Mudslide Victims, Found Dead

    Soldier, Nephew Of Oso Mudslide Victims, Found Dead

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:49:54 GMT
    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A soldier found dead in the woods near Olympia was the nephew of two presumed victims of last month's devastating landslide in Washington state. Capt. Cynthia Holuta of the Army's 7th Infantry Division at Joint Base Lewis-McChord says Spc. Christopher Dombroski had visited the site of the landslide near Oso several times to assist with search and recovery efforts.>>
    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A soldier found dead in the woods near Olympia was the nephew of two presumed victims of last month's devastating landslide in Washington state. Capt. Cynthia Holuta of the Army's 7th Infantry Division at Joint Base Lewis-McChord says Spc. Christopher Dombroski had visited the site of the landslide near Oso several times to assist with search and recovery efforts.>>