Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Crash Near Hansen Bridge Claims One

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
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For Immediate Release: Tuesday May 31,2016 2:55 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Monday, May 30, 2016, at approximately 9:57 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle fatality crash that occured at the intersection of 3800 East and State Highway 50, near the Hansen Bridge, in Twin Falls County.

Jody Neaderhiser, 51, of Eden, was travelling northbound on 3800 east in a 2010 Ford F150 pickup. Trevor Dowd, 44, of Twin Falls, was travelling westbound on State Highway 50, in a 2012 Dodge 2500 pickup. Neiderhiser failed to yield to a stop sign at the intersection of 3800 east and highway 50, and Dowd's vehicle collided with the right side of Neaderhiser's F150, as a result.

Neaderhiser's passenger, Evette Phillips, 51, of Twin Falls, succumbed to injuries at the scene of the crash. Neaderhiser, Dowd, and an adult passenger in Dowd's vehicle, were all transported by ground ambulance to Saint Luke's Magic Valley Hospital in Twin Falls.

All parties were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash.
The westbound lanes of State Highway 50 were blocked and traffic was diverted around the scene for approximately 4 hours.
This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.