Sunday, September 5, 2010

Fatal Crash Near Broadway in Boise

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Region 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 09/05/2010 05:20
Contact: Corporal Klitch

On Sunday September 5, 2010 at approximately 12:24 am Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatal crash eastbound on I84 at milepost 54 near the Broadway on-ramp in Boise. Glen Connell, 35, from Nampa, ID, was traveling eastbound on I84 in a 1993 Eagle Talon when he lost control of his vehicle and struck the guardrail on the median side. Connell's passenger, David Cardenas, 37, of Caldwell, succumbed to injuries at the scene of the crash. Connel was transported to Saint Alphonsus in Boise where he was treated and released for minor injuries. Both Connel and Cardenas were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. Alcohol is not a factor in the crash.

This crash is still under investigation by Corporal Klitch with the assistance by Trooper Carmack with the Idaho State Police Collision Reconstruction Units. Boise Police Department, Ada County Paramedics, and Boise Fire Department assisted with this crash