Thursday, June 8, 2017

****FINAL UPDATE***** Crash Slows Traffic I84/I184

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

For Immediate Release: 06/08/2017 2:50 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

********FINAL UPDATE*********

On Thursday, June 8, 2017, at 7:18 am, the Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash eastbound on I84 at mile marker 49, just east of the Flying Wye.

Neal Farnworth, 54, of Nampa, ID, was driving eastbound on I84 on a 2017 Harley Davidson. Mary Romano, 19, of Nampa, was also eastbound in a 2016 Ford pickup. Romano was merging from the number 2 to the number 3 lane when she struck Farnworth. Farnworth and his motorcycle were separated and blocked several lanes of the interstate.

Farnworth was not wearing a helmet and was transported to St Alphonsus in Boise. The lanes of travel were blocked for approximately an hour and a half.

The investigation is ongoing by the Idaho State Police.


********** UPDATE **************

The lanes of travel are now open. More information will be released when it is available.



Idaho State Police are investigating a crash, eastbound on I84 at the I184 junction. Lanes are blocked and traffic is slow in the area. Motorists are asked to use caution if you need to travel in the area.

Additional information will be released when it is available.