Friday, August 23, 2019

Two-Vehicle Injury Crash on Interstate 84 on top of the Kimberly Exit

On August 23, 2019, at 1:12 PM, Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash on top of the 182 off ramp of Interstate 84, just north of Kimberly.

Petru Mironescu, 64, of Winston Salem, North Carolina was driving a 2007 Freightliner pulling a trailer. Roarey Kennedy, 42, of Twin Falls, Idaho and passenger Susan Velez, 47, of Portland, Oregon were driving in a 2000 Dodge Intrepid. Mironescu failed to yield for the stop sign at the top of the eastbound Interstate 84 off ramp. Kennedy was northbound on State Highway 50 and struck the rear of Mironescu?s trailer.

Kennedy was taken by air ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. Velez was taken by ground ambulance to St. Luke?s Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls. Kennedy and Velez were not wearing a seatbelt. Mironescu was wearing a seatbelt.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

Idaho State Police was assisted by the Jerome County Sheriffs office, Magic Valley Paramedics, Jerome Rural Fire and Idaho Department of Transportation.

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UPDATED And final for Injury Crash US95 near County Line Road MP 398.4

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
(208) 209-8620
Fax (208) 209-8619

For Immediate Release: <08/23/19 01:06>
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On August 22, at 4:59pm, the Idaho State Police responded to a fatality crash north bound US95 at Mile Post 398.4, near Worley, ID. Delora C. Fink, a 55 year old female of Coeur d'Alene, ID was traveling north bound on US95 in a 2008 Orange Nissan Rouge and drove left of center into the south bound lanes. Fink collided head-on with Larry J. Blair, a 66 year old male from Potlatch, ID, who was driving a 2004 Blue Dodge Ram 3500. Fink was pronounced deceased at the scene. Fink was wearing a seatbelt. Blair was not wearing a seatbelt and was treated and released on scene. Next of kin has been notified. US95 had various degrees of blockage for 6 hours.

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Fatal Crash on Highway 34 in Thatcher

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 1
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 08/22/19 9:30 p.m.
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On August 22, 2019 at 4:09 PM, Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash on Highway 34 at Thatcher Road, in Thatcher, ID.

Thomas Sampson, 66, of Preston, ID, was traveling southbound on State Highway 34 in a 2000 Jeep Wrangler when he left the right side of the roadway, rolled, and was ejected from the vehicle.

Sampson succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash. Next of kin has been notified. Sampson was not wearing a seatbelt.


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Update 3 - Crashes Block Lanes on I184 in Boise

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

For Immediate Release: 08/22/2019 at 7:26 p.m.
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***Update 3***

All lanes of eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 in Boise are no longer blocked. No further information will be released.

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***Update 2***

The left lane of westbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 is no longer blocked.

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***Update 1***

The center lane of eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 is no longer blocked.

3725

***End of Update 1***

The Idaho State Police is on scene of two blocking crashes eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5, in Boise. All eastbound lanes of travel are blocked. The left lane of westbound I184 at milepost 1.5 is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Update 2 - Crashes Block Lanes on I184 in Boise

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

For Immediate Release: 08/22/2019 at 6:56 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***End of Update 2***

The left lane of westbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 is no longer blocked.

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***End of Update 2***

***Update 1***

The center lane of eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 is no longer blocked.

3725

***End of Update 1***

The Idaho State Police is on scene of two blocking crashes eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5, in Boise. All eastbound lanes of travel are blocked. The left lane of westbound I184 at milepost 1.5 is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Update 1 - Crashes Block Lanes on I184 in Boise

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

For Immediate Release: 08/22/2019 at 6:50 p.m.
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***Update 1***

The center lane of eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5 is no longer blocked.

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***End of Update 1***

The Idaho State Police is on scene of two blocking crashes eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5, in Boise. All eastbound lanes of travel are blocked. The left lane of westbound I184 at milepost 1.5 is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Crashes Block Lanes on I184 in Boise

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

For Immediate Release: 08/22/2019 at 6:40 p.m.
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The Idaho State Police is on scene of two blocking crashes eastbound Interstate 184 at milepost 1.5, in Boise. All eastbound lanes of travel are blocked. The left lane of westbound I184 at milepost 1.5 is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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