Sunday, September 11, 2016

Crash south of Filer sends one 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: 09/12/16 12:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday, September 11,2016, at approximately 9:15 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a three vehicle injury crash on US93 at the intersection of 3700 North Road, south of Filer. Maynor Aguilar-Herrera, 26, of Twin Falls, was westbound on 3700 North Road in a 2002 Mercury Sable. Aguilar-Herrera proceeded through the stop sign into the path of a 2010 Ford F150 driven by Benjamin Allred, 36, of Twin Falls. Allred's vehicle was then struck by a 2000 GMC Sonoma driven by Elizabeth Knutson-Lloyd, 62, of Twin Falls. Knutson-Lloyd's vehicle then struck Aguilar-Herrera's vehicle before coming to rest in the lanes of travel.

Aguilar-Herrera was not wearing a seatbelt and was transported to Saint Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center in Twin Falls by ground ambulance. All other occupants were wearing seatbelts. Traffic was blocked in both directions for approximately one hour.