Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Three vehicle crash near Locust Grove

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642

(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 04/30/2014 5:00 p.m.

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On April 29, 2014, at approximately 8:02 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle crash eastbound on I84 at milepost 45, near the Locust Grove overpass, in Meridian.

Farrah Harris, age 36, of Lakeside, Montana, was travelling in the far left lane, in a 2000 Toyota Camry, followed by Ricardo Rodriguez, age 35, of Phoenix, Arizona, in a 2007 Dodge Caravan. Behind Rodriguez, was a 2001 GMC Yukon, beind driven by Melody Conley, age 33, of Nampa.

Harris' vehicle was stopped for traffic when Rodriguez braked and swerved his vehicle to the left, to avoid a collison. Conley's vehicle then collided with the side of Rodriguez' vehicle and then also with the rear of Harris' vehcle.

Harris was transported by ground ambulance to St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center.

All drivers were wearing their seatbelts.