Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Rollover Crash SH55

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

For Immediate Release: 09/21/2010 4:00 pm
Contact: Trooper Murakami

On Tuesday, September 21, 2010, at approximately 9:50 am, the Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover injury crash southbound on SH55 at milepost 83 near the Boise County, Valley County line. Stephanie Huntsinger, 36, from Nampa, was traveling southbound on SH55 in 2001 Toyota Land Cruiser, when she became distracted. Her vehicle went off the right shoulder, rolled and came to rest on its wheels. Huntsinger and her daughter, age 3, were taken by Life Flight to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center where they were treated and released for minor injuries. Huntsinger was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Huntsinger's daughter was also restrained in a child safety seat.

This crash is under investigation by Trooper Murakami, with the assistance of Trooper Higley.