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Greg Challinor of Orofino, driver of this red Chevrolet pickup, was
killed in a head-on collision on Highway 12 Tuesday morning. Photo by
This Western Star logging truck, driven by Walter E. Duggar of
Orofino man dies in Highway 12 wreck
Gregory S. Challinor, 50, of Orofino, was killed in a head-on collision with a logging truck on Highway 12 on Jan. 7, according to the Idaho State Police (ISP).
Challinor, along with passengers Linda Challinor, 45, and son, Kross Challinor, 14, was traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 12 Tuesday, in a red 2007 Chevrolet pickup.
At 8:11 a.m., near milepost 32.5 (west of Peck), a westbound 1996 Western Star unloaded logging truck, driven by 65-year-old Walter E. Duggar of Lewiston, crossed the double solid yellow center line and collided head-on with the Challinor pickup, according to ISP.
succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Linda and Kross were transported
All parties involved in the crash were wearing their seatbelts. The highway was intermittently blocked for six hours.
Next of kin has been notified, and the crash remains under investigation.