Highway 200 crash sends car into river, driver rescued

Bonner County Emergency Medical Services responded to a head-on collision on Highway 200 near Trout Creek Road Saturday afternoon.

One of the drivers was trapped in their car, which had landed in Pack River. Northside and Selkirk Firefighters were able to get them out of the car and up the embankment. Bonner County EMS Paramedics treated the person, who was eventually transported to Kootenai Health for further treatment.

There is no word yet on the patient’s condition, or the condition of the other driver.