OROFINO, Idaho--A motorcyclist was killed after he was hit by a car on US 12.
Idaho State Police said 84-year-old Ruth Root was eastbound on US 12 when she began to turn around on State Highway 7 across a bridge. Police said Root did not see 40-year-old Monty Smith on his motorcycle and turned in front of him and collided with him.
Smith was pronounced dead at the hospital. Police said he was not wearing a helmet.
Root did not suffer any injuries.