Pend Oreille County car crash death of Leslie Grantham – Obituary
59-year-old Leslie Grantham has been identified as the person found dead in a car following a fatal Pend Oreille County car crash.
Leslie Grantham, 59, missed her flight in Spokane and did not answer her phone on Friday. Attempts to locate her car and cell phone were futile.
Deputies and concerned residents searched all night Friday but were unable to find Grantham. Pend Oreille County Search and Rescue was called in to help with the search.
Patrol deputies responded to a single-vehicle collision on Fertile Valley Road near Jermain Road at 7 a.m. on Saturday.
According to the POCSO, the automobile failed to make a turn and flew off the road. The car crashed down an embankment, and the driver was discovered dead at the site.
Deputies recognized the driver as Leslie Grantham of Newport, the missing lady.