Sunday, September 5, 2010

2 vehicle crash near Payette injures 2

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Region 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
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For Immediate Release: September 5,2010 7:55 pm
Contact: Trooper J. Klitch

On Sunday September 5, 2010, at approximately 3:20 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash on US95 at NE 19th Avenue outside Payette, Idaho.
James Kennedy, 56 years of age and Barbara Mason, 51 years of age, both of Boise, were traveling southbound on US95 on a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle. Gary Meeker, 51 years of age, driving a 2005 Chevrolet van, turned south onto US95 from NE 19th in front of the motorcycle, causing the motorcycle to collide with the front end of the van. Both Kennedy and Mason were thrown from the motorcycle and were transported to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise where they were listed in stable condition. Both were wearing helmets.
Trooper J. Klitch and Corporal Nauman of The Idaho State Police were assisted at the scene by Payette County Sheriff.