Friday, November 23, 2012

Injury crash SH28 in Clark County

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: November 23, 2012 4:30pom
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, November 23, 2012, at approximately 11:45 am, the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash at the intersection of State Highway 22 and State Highway 28.

Ming Guangzhou, 30 from China, was west on State Highway 22 in a 2012 BMW. Karen White, 22 from Salt Lake City, Utah, was north on State Highway 28, in a 2006 Honda Civic. Guangzhou failed to stop at a stop sign, entered the intersection, and hit the Honda Civic on the passenger side. The BMW went off the road and rolled several times before coming to rest on the side of the road just north of State Highway 22. The Honda, which did not roll, spun and went off the road onto the shoulder.

Guangzhou and the four passengers of the BMW were transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center; four by ground ambulance, one by air ambulance. Ms. White was transported to EIRMC by private vehicle. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

Idaho State Police was assisted by Mud Lake ambulance, Clark County ambulance, Air Idaho, Portneuf Air, and Clark County Sheriff�s Office. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.