Motorcycle crash kills Arizona man

LENORE, ID - A motorcycle crash on U.S.12 Wednesday evening claimed the life of Arizona man.

According to Idaho State Police, at around 5 p.m., 65-year-old Dale Grusell of Lake Havasu City, Arizona was attempting to pass eastbound traffic near milepost 13 on a 2010 Yamaha motorcycle.

He was traveling at a high rate of speed when he collided with a car that was trying to make a left turn onto Steeple Lane. Grussel bashed into the 1997 Buick Park Avenue from the rear. The force ejected him from his motorcycle. He was wearing a helmet.

The driver of the car, 63-year-old Teddy Pinkerton of Lewiston had his signal on at the time of the collision. Both he and his passenger, 23-year-old Anthony Becker of Lewiston, were wearing seatbelts. Becker was transported to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center where he was treated and released