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Two motorcyclists injured at Steptoe Butte

Crash occurs after motorcycles collide near butte

STEPTOE — Ryan Martin, 48, of Moses Lake, and Daniel Curtis, 56, of Ritzville, were flown via Life-Flight to Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane with serious injuries following a tandem motorcycle crash near Steptoe Butte on Sunday, July 23.

Reports say that one of the injured motorcyclists appeared to have a broken arm and minor abrasions.

The Whitman County Sheriff’s Office states that the other motorcyclist had suspected head, back, and neck injuries, along with possible broken ribs and minor abrasions.

Deputies and Emergency Medical Service (EMS) personnel responded to a report of a crash inv...


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