PHOTOS: Bizarre Drunken Crash In Spokane Valley - ABC FOX MONTANA NEWS, WEATHER, SPORTS - KTMF/KWYB

PHOTOS: Bizarre Drunken Crash In Spokane Valley

Posted: Updated:
One person was pinned under an SUV following a single-vehicle rollover Tuesday night One person was pinned under an SUV following a single-vehicle rollover Tuesday night
  • Related LinksMore>>

  • WSP: Driver Who Fell Asleep Causes Head-On Crash On Hwy. 27

    WSP: Driver Who Fell Asleep Causes Head-On Crash On Hwy. 27

    Tuesday, November 26 2013 2:41 PM EST2013-11-26 19:41:11 GMT
    UPDATE: A driver who fell asleep is being blamed for causing a head-on crash on Hwy. 27 just south of Freeman on Tuesday morning, according to the Washington State Patrol.
    UPDATE: A driver who fell asleep is being blamed for causing a head-on crash on Hwy. 27 just south of Freeman on Tuesday morning, according to the Washington State Patrol. The driver who fell asleep is identified as 19-year-old Destinee Lake of Spokane Valley. Lake was transported to Sacred Heart via Medstar after crossing the center line and hitting another vehicle head-on.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Mobile users click here to view the slideshow: http://tinyurl.com/q6y77do

KHQ.COM - One person was taken to the hospital Tuesday night with serious injuries after a rollover crash in Spokane Valley. 

It happened around 9:30p, near Shannon and Ella just west of Argonne. Neighbors told KHQ they heard a car speeding around a corner before a loud crash. Investigators say a man was heading south on Ella and rolled his SUV, pinning him inside. 

Hearing the crash, neighbors ran to help but were not able to get the man out of the SUV. Eventually emergency crews had to brace the SUV and cut the entire roof off before they were able to free the driver. That man was conscious and alert as paramedics loaded him into an ambulance. We are told he has serious, but non-life threatening injuries. 

Deputies say alcohol containers were found in the SUV and alcohol does appear to be a factor. 

Right now the crash remains under investigation.  


  • Top Stories from KHQTop StoriesMore>>

  • PENTAGON CONFIRMS: Foley rescue attempt failed earlier this summer

    PENTAGON CONFIRMS: Foley rescue attempt failed earlier this summer

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:16:50 GMT
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- Wednesday afternoon the Pentagon released information about a rescue operation to free James Foley and other U.S. hostages held in Syria by Islamist militants. Several dozen troops flew in by helicopter, but couldn't find the hostages. One of those hostages was James Foley.
    WASHINGTON, D.C.- Wednesday afternoon the Pentagon released information about a rescue operation to free James Foley and other U.S. hostages held in Syria by Islamist militants. Several dozen troops flew in by helicopter, but couldn't find the hostages. One of those hostages was James Foley.
  • Spokane Police work to implement body cameras

    Spokane Police work to implement body cameras

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:23 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:23:21 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Police Department plans to equip 15 to 20 officers with body cameras starting the first week of September. Police Chief Frank Straub says his team still has a lot of details to work out, but that this is something that has been on their radar for quite some time.
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Police Department plans to equip 15 to 20 officers with body cameras starting the first week of September. Police Chief Frank Straub says his team still has a lot of details to work out, but that this is something that has been on their radar for quite some time.
  • Father of Rebecca West speaks about potential release of Michael Tarbert: 'It's been a living hell'

    Father of Rebecca West speaks about potential release of Michael Tarbert: 'It's been a living hell'

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:32:40 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Michael West cannot believe that the man suspected of killing his daughter Rebecca may once again walk the streets of Spokane.“It's very unacceptable to me,” West told KHQ. 
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Michael West cannot believe that the man suspected of killing his daughter Rebecca may once again walk the streets of Spokane.“It's very unacceptable to me,” West told KHQ. “A 55-year-old man is able to go home to his family, and my daughter can't come home to her mother. I'm very surprised.” West says his daughter's death destroyed his family. 
Powered by WorldNow

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.