SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash.— Authorities stopped a driver who was going the wrong way along U.S. 195 near Excelsior Rd. Law enforcement managed to stop the driver around 2:25 p.m.
The driver was reportedly driving the wrong way in northbound lanes and then drove the wrong way in the southbound according to authorities. Officials said a Washington State Patrol trooper tried to stop the driver but was hit by the vehicle instead. There was minimal damage to the vehicles and there were no injuries to the driver of the wrong way car.
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