Vehicle Accident - Highway 12

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 10/1/21 at 4:04 PM Clearwater County Deputies, Orofino Ambulance, and Rescue 3, responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash at mile marker 39 on Highway 12. Per multiple witness statements a white Chevy Trailblazer driven by Cassandra Burgess of Lewiston, crossed the center line into the opposite lane of travel. After almost colliding with an oncoming vehicle, Burgess attempted to go back to her own lane of travel rear ending a red Suzuki Sidekick driven by Bruce Jones of Orofino. Both vehicles were occupied by a single driver, and both were treated at the scene for minor injuries. The crash is still under investigation at this time.