Sunday, January 17, 2016

Four Vehicle Crash Blocks SH55

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 01/17/16 9:08 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday, January 17, 2016, at approximately 5:00 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a four vehicle property damage crash on State Highway 55 near milepost 100, on Rainbow Bridge, in Valley County.

Jason Dunn, 34, of Boise, ID, was driving southbound on SH55 in a 2004 Chevrolet Venture van. Dunn crossed the center line into the northbound lanes of travel striking a 2015 Subaru Forester on the driver's side. The Subaru was driven by Cory Hamilton, 50, of McCall, ID. Dunn's Chevrolet struck a 2013 Ford F150 pickup. The Ford pickup was driven by Adam Pishl, 43, of Boise, ID. Dunn's Chevrolet then bounced off the bridge rail of the southbound lane and collided with a 2004 Toyota Corolla causing it to slide broadside. The Toyota was driven by Daniel Bixler, 26, of Cascade, ID.

State Highway 55 was blocked for approximately one and a half hours until the wreckage was removed from the roadway.