Saturday, March 27, 2010

Two-Vehicle Crash Highway 72 and Sand Hollow Road Injures Three

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Region 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: March 27, 2010 7:25 p.m.
Contact: Corporal Klitch

On Saturday, March 27, 2010, at approximately 2:31 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Sand Hollow Road and State Highway 72. Jack Santens, 49, of Emmett, was traveling eastbound on State Highway 72 in a silver 2006 Dodge pickup. David Yost, 56, of New Meadows, was traveling northbound on Sand Hollow Road in a white 2009 Ford Ranger and failed to yield upon reaching the intersection, colliding into Santen's vehicle. Both vehicles were totaled. Yost and Santens were both transported to Holy Rosary via ambulance for serious injuries. Yost's passenger, April Yost, 53, also of New Meadows, was treated and released for minor injuries. Seatbelts were worn by all parties. David Yost was cited for careless driving. Idaho State Police were assisted by Payette County Sheriff's Office deputies and EMS as well as New Plymouth Quick Response.