Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Two vehicle crash near Kimberly.

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

For Immediate Release: December 8, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at approximately 6:52 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, injury crash at Red Cap Corner near Kimberly.

Robert Gaudette, 60, of Twin Falls, was driving a 2000 Cadillac Deville southbound on North 3500 East Road approaching the intersection of Kimberly Road. Samuel Draper, 27, of Kimberly, was driving a 1997 Subaru Outback northbound and attempted to make a left turn onto westbound Kimberly Road when his vehicle was struck by Gaudette's.

Gaudette was transported via ground ambulance to Saint Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls. Draper was not transported. Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.

The intersection was blocked for just over an hour while crews worked to clear the scene.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.