Sunday, June 16, 2013

Update on Fatal Crash

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

For Immediate Release: June 16, 2013 7:30 pmPlease direct questions to the District Office

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The names of the drivers are being released.

The driver of the Dodge Caravan, Marvin Locke, 48, of Twin Falls, Idaho, was transported to St. Lukes Magic Valley via air ambulance.

The driver of the 2008 Nissan Pathfinder, Candace Redman, 36, of Poquoson, Virgina, succombed to her injuries at the scene of the crash. Her two children, Aaron Redman and Lelia Redman were both transported via ground ambulance to Minidoka Memorial Hospital.
Next of kin has been notified.

All drivers and passengers were wearing seatbelts.

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Idaho State Police is currently investigating a 2 vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 84 at milepost 200,near the Jerome/Minidoka County line.

At approximately 2:55 pm, a 2000 Dodge Caravan drove off the road from the eastbound side, through the median, and struck a 2008 Nissan Pathfinder traveling on the westbound side.
One person is confirmed deceased, one person was transported via air ambulance, and two were transported by ground ambulance.

The westbound side currently has one lane blocked while crews work to clear the scene.

Names are being with-held pending notification of kin.