Logging Truck Accident - Grangemont Road

MEDIA RELEASE

On 7/10/17 the Clearwater County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a log truck that had lost its load near mile post 4 on Grangemont Road. Cory Ford 42 of Emmett, Idaho was driving west on Grangemont Road in a 1996 Kenworth truck owned by Finke Logging. Ford stated he fell asleep and left the roadway. Ford corrected back onto the road but the load shifted and tipped the trailer over losing the load of logs. The roadway was open to one lane for approximately 2 hours and closed for approximately 30 minutes while the logs were removed. Ford was cited for Inattentive Driving. Assisting on scene was Orofino Fire Departments Rescue Unit.

Log Truck 7-10-17