Sunday, June 30, 2013

Injury Crash on Bogus Basin Road

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 06/30/2013 02:06 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, June 29, 2013, at approximately 6:24 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle injury crash on Bogus Basin Road near milepost 13, in Boise County.

Tevin Cooper, 19, of Prineville, OR, was driving south on Bogus Basin Road in a 1996 Ford Taurus. Cooper failed to negotiate a curve and went off the roadway, overcorrected, and went over the embankment off the west side of the roadway. The vehicle rolled multiple times and came to rest approximately 90 feet below the road, against a tree.

Cooper was transported by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. Cooper-s passenger, Katelyn Patton, 20, of Boise, ID, was treated and released at the scene of the crash. Both occupants were wearing seatbelts. Bogus Basin Road was closed for approximately 3 hours