Vehicle Accident - Highway 7

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 06/30/21 at approximately 1258 am, a Clearwater County Deputy, Orofino Ambulance, and Rescue 3, responded to the area of Hwy 7, near mile marker 0.5 for a report of a possible vehicle accident. Roger D Vanmuyden, 56-years old from Nezperce, was driving his 2005 Ram 2500 pick-up when he misjudged a left hand corner on the gravel road and drove over the steep embankment. Vanmuyden's vehicle sustained major damage. He was not wearing his seatbelt and both front airbags deployed. Vanmuyden was transported to Clearwater Valley Hospital with minor injuries. His vehicle was removed from the scene by Jacksons Towing out of Kamiah. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Alcohol may have been a contributing factor.

Vehicle Accident-Hwy 7 6-30-21