Sunday, July 16, 2017

*** Final Update *** Crash US93 Near the SH25 Junction with Lane Blockage

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

For Immediate Release: 7/16/2017 1:49 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office
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On July 15, 2017 at approximately 4:55 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle crash on northbound US93 near milepost 60, in Jerome County.
A juvenile was driving northbound on US93 through a dust storm in a 1987 Ford F250 pulling a travel trailer. Susana Serrato Ferreira, 36, of Ketchum, Idaho was driving southbound on US93 in a 1999 GMC Jimmy. Randy F. Owen, 65, of Sacramento, California was also driving southbound on US93 in a 2014 Kia Optima. The driver of the Ford side swiped the GMC Jimmy. The Ford continued across the southbound lane of travel and went off the west shoulder of the road. As the Ford was going off the road, the Kia collided with the trailer of the Ford. All occupants were wearing seatbelts.

The northbound lane was blocked for approximately one hour thirty-five minutes.


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The southbound lanes are open.


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The northbound lanes are now open. The southbound lanes are blocked.



Idaho State Police is investigating a crash on US93 near milepost 60, one mile north of the US93/SH25 Junction, in Jerome County.
There is lane blockage. More information will follow as it becomes available.