Monday, May 23, 2011

Rollover crash on US20 near Notus

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

For Immediate Release: 05/23/11 05:25
Contact: Trooper Cottrell

On May 23, 2001 at approximately 2:32 am, Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle rollover crash on US20 at milepost 19, west of Wagner Road near Notus, Idaho. Hector Meza-Navarrete, age 23 of Parma, Idaho, was driving a 2005 GMC Sierra Pick-up westbound on US20 when he drifted off the right shoulder and overcorrected crossing both lanes of travel were he drove off the left shoulder causing the vehicle to roll. Meza-Navarrete was transported to West Valley Medical for injuries sustained in the crash. Meza-Navarrete was not wearing a seatbelt and alcohol is believed to be a factor.

This crash remains under investigation by Trooper Cottrell who is assisted by Trooper West, Trooper Higley, Sergeant Cagle, and the Canyon County Sheriff's Office.