Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Two Vehicle Crash Sends One to the Hopsital in Shelly

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 10/08/13 8:05 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at 5:52 pm, the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash at 1500 North and 800 East in Shelly. A Cortez Minijares, 20, of Idaho Falls, was traveling southbound on 800 East in a 2006 Pontiac G6 when he slowed to turn left onto 1500 North. Debra Hulse, 54, of Rigby, was traveling northbound on 800 East in a 2003 Jeep Liberty. Cortez turned left onto 1500 North failing to yield to Hulse and was struck on the passenger side.

Cortez's passenger, Daniel Rodriguez Ortiz, 20, of Idaho Falls, was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Cortez and Rodriguez were not wearing seatbelts, Hulse was wearing a seatbelt. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.