Thursday, June 2, 2016

Injury Crash On US20 At Franklin Boulevard

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
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For Immediate Release: 06/02/2016 4:15pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, June 2, 2016, at 12:57pm, Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash at the intersection of US20 and Franklin Boulevard near Nampa, ID.

Lazaro I. Nunez-Elizalde, 23, of Meridian, was driving northbound on Franklin Boulevard in a 2005 Infinti GS35. Nunez-Elizalde failed to stop at the stop sign at US20 and pulled in front of a 1989 Mack cement truck that was traveling eastbound on US20. The Nissan traveled off the road, coming to rest against a fence on the south shoulder of US20. The cement truck, being driven by Jeremy T. Loftis, 43, of Layton, UT, overturned coming to rest on the north shoulder of US20.

Both Nunez-Elizalde and Loftis were wearing seatbelts. They were both transported by ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Traffic was blocked for approximately three hours while crews worked to remove the wreckage.