A single vehicle accident on Hwy 56 on Friday, July 27 resulted in the death of Beaverton, Oregon woman, Kimberly White, 37.
White was the driver of the SUV that overturned near mile marker 21. She was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.
White also had a passenger with her, 33 year old Duston Fry of Thompson Falls, who was extricated from the vehicle and flown to Kootenai Medical Center in Coeur D’Alene.
The cause of the accident is undetermined but it appears that speed may have been a factor according to Montana Highway Patrol.