Vehicle Crash - Hwy 12
On 12/19/2018 at 2:03 p.m. the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office received a report of a one vehicle accident near mile post 38 on Highway 12. The vehicle had been traveling east on Highway 12 when it left the road entering the ditch. After entering the ditch the vehicle impacted a dirt mound/small mud slide before continuing along the ditch. Both the driver, Travis Ellenwood, 41 of Lapwai and passenger, Jolene Cliffe, 33 from Kamiah where transported to Clearwater Valley Hospital by ambulance with minor injuries. Both front airbags deployed during the crash. Ellenwood was wearing a seatbelt and Cliffe was not wearing a seatbelt. Ellenwood was issued a citation for driving with an expired drivers license.