FEBRUARY 4, 2010

Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a log truck accident near milepost 22.5 on Hwy. 11. Brent Johnson of Bend, OR was driving a 1996 Mack log truck northbound on Hwy. 11 behind another log truck. The first log truck swerved to miss a school bus that was slowing to make a stop. Johnson also swerved but hit ice and slid off the road, shearing off a power pole belonging to Avista. There was also damage to the phone lines belonging to Verizon. The weather was foggy at the time of the accident. No one was injured in the accident.