Monday, September 27, 2010

Three Vehicle Crash at Intersection of Curtis and Franklin

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

For Immediate Release: 09-27-2010 4:40pm
Contact: Tpr. S. Langton

On Monday, September 27, 2010, Idaho State Police officers investigated a three-vehicle crash involving a Boise Police officer that took place at approximately 11:20 a.m. at the intersection of Franklin and Curtis.

At the time of the crash, the officer was eastbound on Franklin with his vehicle's emergency lights activated when the patrol vehicle entered the intersection and collided with a maroon Dodge Durango that was in the process of turning southbound on Curtis after being westbound on Franklin. The patrol vehicle deflected off the Durango and hit a white GMC Sierra that was southbound on Curtis, stopped at a red light at the intersection.

The Boise officer was treated for minor injuries and no other drivers were injured. The crash is under investigation by Trooper S. Langton, with assistance from Cpl. F. Rice.