Thursday, March 11, 2010

Two Vehicle Crash on US 93 South of Interstate 84

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

For Immediate Release: 03-11-2010 9:25pm

Contact: Trooper M Dahl

On Thursday, March 11,2010, at approximately 5:30pm, the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash southbound on US 93 at the 55 mile marker in Jerome. Brandon Worring, 17 of Jerome, was driving northbound on US 93 when he attempted to make a left turn onto 400 S. Worring turned in front of Rafael Godoy, 34, also of Jerome, who was driving southbound on US 93. Godoy struck Worring's vehicle causing it to leave the roadway and come to rest in the barrow pit. A passenger in Worring's vehicle, 17 year old Melton Hernandez, received minor injuries. The southbound lane was blocked for approximately one and a half hours.

All subjects were wearing seatbelts, and alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

The crash is being investigated by trooper M Dahl.