According to Joshua Hall, the Nez Perce County Coroner, the driver of a motorcycle that succumbed to injuries following a crash that occurred at 11:10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30 on US12 MP33 in Nez Perce County was Jonathan McPherson, 40, of Kamiah. An Idaho State Police report reported McPherson was eastbound on US12 and attempted to pass three vehicles. He then went back into his lane to avoid an oncoming vehicle and lost control. He was ejected from the vehicle.
McPherson succumbed to his injuries at the scene. He was the sole occupant. Traffic was partially blocked on US12 during the incident. This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.