Sunday, September 13, 2015

Injury Crash near 10 Mile

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: Sunday September 13, 2015 at 10:50 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday September 13, 2015, at 4:25 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a four-vehicle, injury crash, on Interstate 84 near milepost 41, west of the Ten Mile overpass.

Harald Brandt Guerrero, 20, of Caldwell, Idaho, was driving a 2002 Honda Civic westbound on Interstate 84. Brandt Guerrero's vehicle struck the rear of a 2002 Dodge Neon driven by Jessica Cosgrove, 38, of Nampa, Idaho. Cosgrove's vehicle then sideswiped a 2008 Dodge Pickup driven by Richard Bats II, 44, of Bend, Oregon. Bat's vehicle then sideswiped a 2005 Nissan Xterra driven by Kaitlyn Thomas, 17, of Meridian.

Thomas and her passenger, Kelly Harris, 37, of Meridian, were transported via ground ambulance to St. Lukes Meridian. Cosgrove was transported by ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus North in Nampa. Brandt Guerrero was arrested for aggravated driving under the influence of drugs.

The westbound lanes were partially blocked for approximately two hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.