Vehicle Accident - Highway 12

MEDIA RELEASE:

On 2/6/20 Sheriff's Deputies, Orofino Ambulance and Rescue 3 all responded to a single vehicle injury accident involving a car hitting a tree which had fallen across the roadway. The crash was near mile marker 49.5 on Highway 12. Carol Reuben, 49 years old of Kooskia was eastbound when she struck a large tree laying across the road. Reuben was the only occupant in the vehicle and was wearing her seat belt. She suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital by ambulance for treatment. The vehicle was towed and the remaining tree removed from the roadway.