Friday, October 11, 2013

Two Vehicle Crash on Grandview Dr. and Addison Ave. in Twin Falls County

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

For Immediate Release: 10/11/13 4:10 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On October 10, 2013, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash on Grandview Dr. and Addison Ave., in Twin Falls County.

Luis J. Nevarez, 30 of Kimberly, ID, driving a 2005 Nissan Maxima, was traveling north on Grandview Dr. at a high rate of speed and failed to negotiate a ninety degree curve. Nevarez's vehicle went through a concrete barrier, over a twenty foot cliff, landing on its top at the southern edge of Addison Ave.

Paula K. Niehus, 49 of Huron, SD, driving a 2007 Ford Sedan, was traveling east on Addison Ave. when debris struck her vehicle.

Nevarez was transported by ground ambulance to St. Lukes Magic Valley in Twin Falls, ID. Niehaus, her passengers Jack L. Holman, 75, and Myrna L. Holman, 70, both of Henderson, NV were not transported. Nevarez was not wearing a seat belt. The eastbound lane of Addison Ave. and both lanes of Grandview Dr. were blocked for approximately two hours.