Friday, May 22, 2015

Single Vehicle Crash Near Blackfoot

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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: 5/22/15 5:25 p.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office



*** Final Update ***

On Friday, May 22, 2015, at approximately 2:44 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle crash on I-15 at milepost 94.4, north of Blackfoot.

Amanda L. Scott, 21 of Blackfoot, driving a 1998 Buick Park Avenue, was traveling south on I-15 when she lost control of her vehicle while attempting to pass a truck. Scott's vehicle struck the guardrail on the east side of the roadway and came to rest facing north in the southbound lane against the guardrail.

Scott and one of two passengers were transported by ground ambulance to Bingham Memorial Hospital, in Blackfoot.

The right lane was blocked for approximately an hour.

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Idaho State Police is currently investigating a single vehicle crash southbound I-15 near milepost 95, near the Porterville Road overpass, in Bingham County. Currently the right lane of travel is blocked.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

( KS / IS )

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Single Vehicle Crash Southbound I15 near Porterville Road Overpass

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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: 5/22/15 3:45 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is currently investigating a single vehicle crash southbound I15 near milepost 95, near the Porterville Road overpass, in Bingham County. Currently the right lane of travel is blocked.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

< KS / JS >

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Crash near Kimberly injures 7 people.

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

For Immediate Release: 5/21/15 - 8:30 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, May 21, 2015 at approximately 4:30 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Addison Ave East and North 3500 East, near Kimberly.

Dora Kurtz, age 19, of Murtaugh, was driving south on North 3500 East in a 2014 Dodge Avenger. At the intersection with Addison Avenue East, Kurtz failed to yield to traffic at a stop sign. A 2001 Ford F-150 pickup driven by Virgil Adams, age 52, of Kimberly, was traveling west on Addison Ave. East and collided with Kurtz' vehicle.

Kurtz, Adams, and Adams' five juvenile passengers were transported via ground ambulance to St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls. Kurtz was wearing a seat belt. Adams and his passengers were not wearing seat belts.

The crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police.



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*CORRECTON* 2 vehicle crash blocking interstate Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad

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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: 05/21/2015 2:06 PM


**FINAL UPDATE**


On Thursday, May 21, 2015, at approximately 5:23 am, Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash on Interstate 15 at mile marker 20, just north of Malad. Stephanie Viteri, 21, of Herriman, Utah, was travelling northbound in a 2011 Nissan Altima. Viteri's vehicle struck a deer, disabling the vehicle in the right lane. Viteri's vehicle was struck and pushed off to the right side of the roadway by a 2007 International tractor trailer hauling triple trailers, driven by Donald R House, 55, of Howe, Idaho. The cab of the semi and first trailer caught fire. Viteri and her passenger, Michael Wilson of Idaho Falls Idaho, were standing outside of the vehicle when it was struck. Viteri's child was inside of the vehicle when it was struck, The child was in a child safety seat and was uninjured. House, Viteri, Wilson, and the child were transported by ground ambulance to Oneida County Hospital in Malad.

Both northbound lanes were blocked for approximately 5 hours. At this time crews are still working to clear the scene and the right lane remains blocked.

The crash remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.


**end up update**



sk/nh


Idaho State Police is currently investigating a two vehicle crash Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad. Traffic is currently being diverted at milepost 17, due to lanes being blocked.


sk/jh

*FINAL UPDATE* 2 vehicle crash blocking interstate Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad

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

For Immediate Release: 05/21/2015 1:23 PM


**FINAL UPDATE**

On Thursday, May 21, 2015, Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash on Interstate 15 at mile marker 20, just north of Malad. Stephanie Viteri, 21, of Herriman, Utah, was travelling northbound in a 2011 Nissan Altima. Viteri's vehicle struck a deer, disabling the vehicle in the right lane. Viteri's vehicle was struck from behind and pushed off to the right side of the roadway by a 2007 International tractor trailer hauling triple trailers, driven by Donald R House, 55, of Howe, Idaho. The cab of the semi and first trailer caught fire. House, Viteri and two other passengers were transported by ground ambulance to Oneida County Hospital in Malad.

Both northbound lanes were blocked for approximately 5 hours. At this time crews are still working to clear the scene and the right lane remains blocked.

The crash remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

sk/bo

**END UPDATE**


Please direct questions to the District Office
**update**

At this time the left lane is currently open.

**end up update**



sk/nh


Idaho State Police is currently investigating a two vehicle crash Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad. Traffic is currently being diverted at milepost 17, due to lanes being blocked.


sk/jh

*update* 2 vehicle crash blocking interstate Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad

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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: 05/21/2015 10:45 am
Please direct questions to the District Office

**update**

At this time the left lane is currently open.

**end up update**



sk/nh


Idaho State Police is currently investigating a two vehicle crash Northbound I15 at milepost 20, just north of Malad. Traffic is currently being diverted at milepost 17, due to lanes being blocked.


sk/jh

Non-injury Crash Involving An Idaho State Police Vehicle Near Nampa

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

For Immediate Release: 5/21/2015 10:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, May 21, 2015, at 7:27 a.m., the Canyon County Sheriff's Office and the Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle, property damage crash on eastbound Interstate 84 at milepost 35, near the Northside Boulevard Exit in Nampa.

Gustavo Morales-Perez, 44, of Ontario, Oregon, was driving a 1997 Peterbilt tractor with an agricultural trailer eastbound on Interstate 84 in in the left lane of travel. Traffic started to slow, and Morales-Perez was unable to stop for traffic in front of him. Morales-Perez rear-ended a 2015 GMC Yukon, driven by Blake A. Higley,30, of Boise. The GMC Yukon was pushed into a 2006 Nissan Titan pickup, driven by Clifford L. Hahlbeck 44, of Marsing. All occupants were wearing seatbelts and no injuries were reported. Morales-Perez was cited for following too close and the tractor-trailer was placed out of service for equipment violations. Interstate 84 had partial blockage for approximately thirty minutes.

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