Friday, May 25, 2012

Injury Crash Near Heyburn, ID

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904
208) 324-6000
Fax : (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 05/25/2012 5:00 pm
Please direct questions to Lt. Haight at the District 4 Office

On May 25, 2012, at approximately 12:55 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle, injury crash. Donna Jones, 73, of Payette, ID, was travelling west on I84 at milepost 216, near Heyburn, ID. For unknown reasons, Jones' Cadillac Escalade went off the side of the road. Jones overcorrected and the vehicle rolled. Jones was transported by ground ambulance to Minidoka Memorial Hospital in Rupert, ID. Jones was later transported by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, ID.

Jones was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this crash. The crash is under investigation.