Thursday, October 16, 2014

Vehicle versus pedestrian

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 10/16/2014 3:30 p.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, October 16, at approximately 7:32 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a vehicle versus pedestrian crash on US95 at 6th Ave North, in Payette, located just across from Payette High School.

Norman R. Davis, 61, of Kuna, was travelling northbound on US95 in a 1987 Nissan pickup truck. A male juvenile pedestrian was on the east side of US95 when he pressed the button at the crosswalk and started crossing. Witnesses saw the flashing lights from the crosswalk and saw the juvenile crossing in the crosswalk. The juvenile was struck by the pickup truck.

The juvenile was transported by air ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Davis was wearing his seatbelt.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

DSP Initials KM / NH