Vehicle Accident - Highway 12

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 8/12/21 at approximately 3:52 PM, Clearwater County Sheriff's Deputies responded to mile post 48.5 on Highway 12 for a vehicle that had hit a falling tree. Alyssa Harlor of Weippe was driving east in her 2013 Volkswagen Jetta when a large tree came down across the highway. The Volkswagen impacted the tree causing severe damage. The driver was wearing her seatbelt and did not sustain any injuries. The tree blocked both lanes of the highway, and was removed by deputies. The Volkswagen was towed by Orofino Body Shop.