Crash near St. Maries kills one, injures another

A St. Maries, Idaho man is dead after crashing into a tree Sunday night just after 10:40pm. Idaho State Police say Justin Simmons, 25, was heading southbound on State Highway 3 near milepost 103 when he failed to negotiate a curve, left the roadway and struck a tree.

Simmons was driving a 2006 Toyota Tacoma and was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. A juvenile female who was also in the truck at the time has been transported to a Benewah County hospital with unknown injuries.

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