PECK - On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at approximately 8:29pm, Idaho State Police Troopers responded to a crash eastbound on US12 near milepost 35 that involved a motorcycle. According to a release from the Idaho State Police, 59-year-old Theodore Mills, of Orofino, was traveling eastbound on US 12 near milepost 35. Mills was unable to avoid a deer and struck it directly, causing him to be thrown from the motorcycle. Mills was not wearing a helmet, but only sustained minor injuries. Mills was transported to Clearwater Valley Hospital.