By The Independent Staff
A man died in a three-car collision on State Route 291 two and half miles north of Spokane on Thursday, Dec. 8. Randy J. Peone, 49, of Ford was driving his 2006 Dodge Dakota Pickup southbound when it crossed the centerline and struck a vehicle heading northbound.
Peone was transported to Sacred Heart Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Peone’s truck struck a 2014 black Infinity, which had three children aboard. The three children were not injured in the accident, but the driver was injured and transported to Sacred Heart Hospital. The driver and children were from Colbert.
A third car, a 2013 Kia Sportage was following the black Infinity and hit the drivers side of the Infinity. The driver, from Nine Mile Falls was injured and transported to Sacred Heart Medical Center.
All drivers and passengers had their seat belts on except for Peone.
Whether drugs or alcohol were involved in the accident are unknown at this time.