Friday, October 5, 2012

Two vehicle crash in Boise.

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

For Immediate Release: 10/05/2012 6:40 AM
Please direct questions to the District Office

On October 5, 2012 at 2:45 am, Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash at 14th and Main in Boise. James Lucero, 26 of Portland, OR, was traveling southbound on 14th approaching Main St. on a scooter. At the same time Boise Fire Department was responding to a call at 6th and Main St..

As Boise Fire approached the intersection with emergency lights and siren activated. Lucero entered the intersection, failing to yield for a red light and made contact with the driver's side front of the fire engine.

Lucero was transported to St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise. Lucero was not wearing a helmet.
None of the occupants in the fire engine were injured.

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