Saturday, December 24, 2016

Crash Claims One Near Hammett

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

For Immediate Release: 12/24/2016 at 2:27 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, December 24, 2016, at approximately 7:30 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle fatality crash eastbound Interstate 84 at milepost 112, near Hammett, ID. Agnes Silkett, age 67, of Mountain Home, ID, was driving westbound on Interstate 84 in a 2009 Kia Spectra. Silkett's vehicle left the roadway off the left shoulder, drove through the median, and entered the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84. Anthony Crivello, age 48, of Gresham, OR, was driving eastbound on Interstate 84 at milepost 112 in a commercial vehicle when he was struck by Silkett's vehicle. Silkett's vehicle came to rest in the median and Crivello's vehicle came to rest on the right shoulder. Silkett succumbed to her injuries at the scene of the crash. Notification to family has been made.

Silkett and Crivello were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash. The crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police.