Sunday, April 11, 2010

Fatal injury crash near Middleton claims one

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

For Immediate Release: 04/11/2010 at 1:35 p.m.
Contact: Cpl. M. Smith

On April 11, 2010 at approximately 9:24 a.m., Idaho State Police responded to and investigated a fatal injury crash involving two vehicles. Mauricio Vaquier Cabrera, 27, of Nampa, ID was driving a black 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier south on Old Highway 30, north of State Highway 44. Vaquier Cabrera crossed the center line and went into the northbound lane of travel. Alvin E. Yoder, 51, Of Caldwell was driving a white 2009 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup in the northbound lane. Vaquier Cabrera's vehicle struck Yoder's vehicle head-on.

Vaquier Cabrera was pronounced dead at the crash scene. Yoder was transported by ground ambulance to West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell. Both Vaquier Cabrera and Yoder were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

The investigation is continuing.
Notification of next of kin is pending.