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Clark Fork man killed in Monday crash

| July 20, 2021 3:01 PM

A Clark Fork man was killed in a Monday afternoon accident, Idaho State Police said.

ISP troopers said Robert L. Eagle, 64, of Clark Fork was eastbound in the 46000 block of Highway 200 when he went left of the centerline in his 1993 Nissan pickup at about 12:30 p.m.. Eagle's vehicle struck a 2004 Ford 250 pickup driven by Robert R. O'Connor, 57, of Bayview. Eagle's vehicle then struck a second car, a 2016 Nissan Altima driven by Hope H. Kinney of Tempe, Arizona.

ISP troopers said Eagle was not wearing a seatbelt and succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

The highway was blocked for approximately three hours.

Next of kin has been notified and the investigation is continuing.