Thursday, May 21, 2015

Crash near Kimberly injures 7 people.

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

For Immediate Release: 5/21/15 - 8:30 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, May 21, 2015 at approximately 4:30 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Addison Ave East and North 3500 East, near Kimberly.

Dora Kurtz, age 19, of Murtaugh, was driving south on North 3500 East in a 2014 Dodge Avenger. At the intersection with Addison Avenue East, Kurtz failed to yield to traffic at a stop sign. A 2001 Ford F-150 pickup driven by Virgil Adams, age 52, of Kimberly, was traveling west on Addison Ave. East and collided with Kurtz' vehicle.

Kurtz, Adams, and Adams' five juvenile passengers were transported via ground ambulance to St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls. Kurtz was wearing a seat belt. Adams and his passengers were not wearing seat belts.

The crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police.