Motorcycles collide near Deary one man flown to the hospital

Two north Latah County men were involved in a crash when their motorcycles collided on State Highway 9 Friday night.  Idaho State Police reports the crash occurred around 9:30 just North of Deary.  Officers say 43 year old Calvin Ziegele of Princeton was riding a bike Northbound when he passed a vehicle.  Ziegele was apparently trying to catch up with 49 year old Kevin Laabs of Potlatch who was also Northbound on a bike.  Ziegele hit Laabs at a high rate of speed both men were thrown from their motorcycles.  Ziegele was not wearing a helmet and was eventually flown to Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane for treatment.  Laabs was wearing a helmet and was not hurt.  Officers are still investigating.     

 

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