Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Single vehicle crash I84 near Blacks Creek

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

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 12:00 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at 4:00 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury crash on I-84 near milepost 62, near the Blacks Creek Rest Area.

Melanie Prince, 41, of Boise, and Irven Adams, 35, of Boise, were eastbound in a 2005 Subaru Forester. The vehicle went off the right shoulder and struck a utility box. The vehicle traveled back across the lanes and into the median, where it rolled.

Prince and Adams were not wearing seatbelts and were transported via ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. Prince was charged with felony possession of marijuana, two counts of misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

It is unknown at this time which person was driving; the crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.