1 killed in Kalispell head-on crash


KALISPELL, Mont. - The Kalispell Police Department responded to a crash on Main and Fifth Street at 9:02 a.m. on Tuesday. Main Street is now back open to traffic.

Police report that a Ford pickup pulling a flatbed trailer heading northbound on Main Street was nearing the intersection of Fifth Street when a Cadillac car crossed the center line and struck the pickup, nearly head-on.

The driver of the Cadillac was pronounced dead on the scene and the passenger was transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center for medical attention.

The driver and the passenger of the pickup were treated on the scene and did not require further attention at that time.

The name of the driver of the car has not been released.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.