Saturday, February 6, 2016

Fatal Crash on SH55

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IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE
District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 02/06/16 2:16 A.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On February 5, 2016, at approximately 6:38 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle fatality crash northbound on SH55 at milepost 6, near Marsing.

Jarom Empey, 21, of Mesa, WA was driving northbound in a 2004 Ford pickup. Stephanie Frazier, 28, of Marsing, was driving soutbound in a 2011 Kia Optima. Empey drove across the center line, and collided head-on with Frazier's vehicle.

Also in Frazier's vehicle were Christopher Frazier, 35, of Marsing, and two minor children. Christopher Frazier and one child succumbed to their injuries at the scene. Stephanie Frazier and the second child were transported by ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. Empey was transported by ground ambulance to West Valley Hospital in Caldwell. All subjects were wearing seatbelts.

Southbound lanes and one northbound lane were blocked for approximately 4 hours. The crash is under investigation at this time.



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Friday, February 5, 2016

Injury Crash On I84 West of Jerome

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 02/05/2016 5:55 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On February 5, 2016 at 3:01 pm, Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash westbound on I84 at mile marker 163, west of Jerome.

Harold T. Mays, 45, of Hagerman, was traveling westbound on I84 in a 2015 Toyota Tacoma. Mays slowed to avoid hitting a dog in the roadway. His Toyota was struck from behind by a 2000 Ford F350 driven by Rocky E. Scarrow, 39, of Jerome. Upon impact the Ford rolled into the median.

Mays, Scarrow, and a passenger in Scarrow's vehicle were all transported by personal vehicle to local hospitals. Mays was wearing his seatbelt. Scarrow and his passenger were not.

The left lane of travel was blocked for approximately one hour.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

Crash in Nampa injures driver.

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 2/4/16 - 2:00 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, February 4, 2016, at approximately 10:25 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash in the 400 block of Caldwell Boulevard, in Nampa.

Osbaldo Gonzalez, age 36, of Caldwell, was driving a 1991 Buick Park Avenue eastbound on Caldwell Boulevard. Thu Tran, age 28, of Nampa, was driving westbound in a 2002 Lexus sedan. As Gonzalez was turning left into a business at 408 Caldwell Boulevard, he failed to yield to oncoming traffic and collided with Tran's vehicle. Tran lost control of her vehicle, ran off the road, and struck multiple unoccupied vehicles in a car dealership parking lot.

Tran was transported by ground ambulance to St. Luke's in Nampa. The crash remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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ISP Requesting Assistance Locating Witnesses

The Idaho State Police is asking for the public's assistance regarding a pedestrian collision which occurred on 2/2/16, just after 3:30 pm on East Selle Road one half of a mile east of US 95 in Bonner County, Idaho. Anyone who saw the crash, or any pedestrians on this portion of Selle Road prior to 3:30 pm, who have not already given a statement to law enforcement, are asked to call 208-772-6055. The Idaho State Police would like to thank those citizens who remained on scene and rendered aid to the pedestrian.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Injury Crash 700 Block of Selle Rd, Sandpoint, ID

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Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

Please direct questions to the appropriate District Offices
District 1 (208) 209-8620 Fax (208) 209- 8618
District 2 (208) 799-5150


PRESS RELEASE FOR DISTRICT One CASE # C16000299

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DATE: 02/02/2016 TIME: 3:43 pm LOCATION: EB 700 block Selle Road, Sandpoint

ASSISTING AGENCIES: Bonner County Sheriff and Ponderay Police Dept.

VEHICLE #1
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DRIVER: Craig Lewis AGE: 66
ADDRESS: Sandpoint, ID
INJURIES: No
HOSPITAL/LOCATION TAKEN: N/A
VEHICLE: 2009 GMC Canyon pickup
WRECKER: Northwest Autobody
SEATBELTS/HELMET WORN: Yes

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PEDESTRIAN
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PEDESTRIAN: Bouse,Mark E AGE: 16
ADDRESS: Sandpoint, ID
INJURIES: Yes
HOSPITAL/LOCATION TAKEN: Life Flight to Sacred Heart Children's


INCIDENT NARRATIVE: Bouse was walking Eastbound in the Eastbound lane of Selle Road when he was struck by Lewis who was traveling Eastbound.



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Monday, February 1, 2016

Fatal Crash EB I90 @ 73.3, near the ID/MT border

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Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

Please direct questions to the appropriate District Offices
District 1 (208) 209-8620 Fax (208) 209- 8618
District 2 (208) 799-5150


PRESS RELEASE FOR DISTRICT ONE CASE # C16000288

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DATE: February 1, 2016 TIME: 2:19 pm LOCATION: EB Interstate 90 at milepost 73.3, near the Idaho/Montana border

ASSISTING AGENCIES: Montana Highway Patrol, Shoshone County Sheriff Office, Idaho Transportation Department

VEHICLE #1
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DRIVER Ralph Fitzthum AGE 52 years
ADDRESS Oroville, Wa
INJURIES? - No
HOSPITAL/LOCATION TAKEN ? N/A
VEHICLE YEAR 2004 VEHICLE MAKE Freightliner VEHICLE MODEL Semi tractor pulling double trailers
WRECKER None
SEATBELTS WORN? Yes

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VEHICLE #2
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DRIVER Paul Flasinski AGE 61 years
ADDRESS Butte, MT
INJURIES? - Fatal
HOSPITAL/LOCATION TAKEN ? Shoshone Medical Center
VEHICLE YEAR 2008 VEHICLE MAKE Kenworth VEHICLE MODEL Semi tractor pulling double trailers
WRECKER Dons Towing
SEATBELTS WORN? N/A


INCIDENT NARRATIVE: Flasinski was stopped along the roadway doing maintenance on his semi tractor trailers in the snowy conditions on Lookout Pass. Fitzthum was traveling eastbound Interstate 90 at milepost 73.3 when the trailers of his semi impacted the trailers of Flasinski. Flasinski was struck by the movement of his own trailers upon impact from Fitzthums trailers. Flasinski succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. Next of kin has been notified.


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Friday, January 29, 2016

One Vehicle Roll Over on I15

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 01/29/16 9:08 P.M
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, January 29, 2016, at approximately 6:15 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle roll over crash on Interstate 15, near milepost 25, in Bannock County.

Joseph Barcelon, 63, of Salt Lake City, UT, was driving northbound on I15 in a 2014 Ram 1500 pick-up. Joseph drove into the median and rolled the pick-up.

All occupants were wearing seat belts.

Joseph's passenger Randi Honsvick, 28, of Salt Lake City, UT, was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, ID.


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