Vehicle Accident - Grangemont Rd
From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 12/19/20, at approximately 0602 a.m., Clearwater County Sheriff's Office and Rescue 3 responded to a log truck sliding off the road at mile marker 2.5 on Grangemont Rd. The log truck belonged to Whitco Inc. out Kamiah, driven by Clinton J. Kaschmitter, from Riggins Idaho. The logging truck was traveling south bound lost traction, slided the passenger side front tire into the ditch blocking one lane of traffic. While waiting for a tow truck a red 2012 dodge pickup owned and operated Stephanie A. Lichti, of Orofino Idaho, attempted to drive past the log truck. The dodge lost traction sliding sideways into the log truck. Stephanie's vehicle received moderate damage but was able to be driven from the scene. Forest Towing out of Lewiston arrived and was able to get the logging truck back on the road. The logging truck had no damage and was driven from the scene. The road was closed to one lane for approximately 6 hours.