Vehicle Accident - Grangemont Road
On December 9, 2017 at approximately 12:09 P. M., Clearwater County Deputies responded to mile post 2 on Grangemont Road for a two vehicle accident. Wendy Richards, 33, from Headquarters Idaho was traveling west in a 2005 Hyundai when the vehicle slid on the icy road while negotiating a curve. Richards vehicle went into the eastbound lane and collided with a 2009 Honda Civic driven by Joseph Berry, 32, from Coeur d'Alene Idaho. Katie Gill, 29, from Coeur d'Alene Idaho was a passenger in the vehicle driven be Berry. Air bags in both vehicles were deployed, and both vehicles received major front end damage. All occupants were wearing safety belts, Richards was transported by ambulance to Clearwater Valley Hospital with minor injuries. Deputies were assisted by Clearwater County Ambulance and Orofino Fire Rescue, Orofino Auto Body towed both vehicles.