Saturday, May 17, 2014

Pickup Fails to Yield to Motorcycle Near Hansen, Sends Two to Hospital

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 5/17/2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On May 17, 2014, at approximately 4:35 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of State Highway 50 and 3800 N, just outside of Hansen, ID.

Christopher C. Park, 26, of Twin Falls, ID, was driving west on State Highway 50 on a 2011 Honda motorcycle. Adrian Aguilar Hurtado, 20, of Wendell, ID, was driving south on 3800 North in a 2014 GMC Sierra pickup. Aguilar Hurtado failed to yield to Park. Park's motorcycle struck the right rear of Aguilar Hurtado's pickup.

Also on the motorcycle was Cindy G. Tenorio, 29, of Twin Falls, ID. Park and Tenorio were wearing helmets at the time of the crash. They were both transported by ground ambulance to St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls, ID.

State Highway 50 was blocked for approximately two hours and fifteen minutes.