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Idaho woman killed in crash on I-84 near Baker City


A 60-year-old Idaho woman died Saturday night in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 about 10 miles north of Baker City in which three other people were also injured.

Tanda Kay Pratt, of Blackfoot in Eastern Idaho, was pronounced dead at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City Saturday night, according to the Oregon State Police.

The accident happened about 10:38 p.m. A 2010 Ford F350 pickup truck hauling a camp trailer veered into the freeway median, and both vehicles rolled, according to OSP. The driver was Todd B. Pratt, 30, also of Blackfoot.

There were two other passengers in addition to Tanda Pratt -- Joe L. Pratt, 61, of Blackfoot, and Austin B. Parker, 23, of Pocatello, Idaho. Joe Pratt and Todd Pratt were both taken by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Hospital in Boise. Parker was taken by ground ambulance to the Baker City hospital.

OSP is investigating the cause of the accident, which closed the westbound lanes of the freeway temporarily.

 

Rye Valley firefighting costs exceed $900,000


The bill for dousing a lightning-caused fire near Rye Valley in southeastern Baker County has reached $911,000, the Oregon Department of Forestry reported Saturday evening.

The fire started late Tuesday and burned 1,434 acres.

No homes were damaged.

The fire is 75 percent contained this evening.

 

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