Thursday, July 27, 2017

Fatality Crash North of Wilder

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
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For Immediate Release: 07/27/17 9:30 p.m
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, July 27, 2017, at approximately 4:15 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, fatality crash at the intersection of Rodeo Lane and Red Top Road, just north of Wilder.

David Chavez Jr., 20, of Homedale, was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Colorado southbound on Rodeo Lane. Scott Hoskins, 40, of Parma, was driving eastbound on Red Top Road, in a 2014 Toyota Tundra. Chavez Jr. failed to make a full stop at the intersection, and then collided with Hoskins' vehicle.

Chavez Jr., along with two passengers, and Hoskins were transported by ground ambulance to West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell. A third passenger, Jorge Sanchez, 18, of Homedale, succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Notification to next of kin has been made. No occupants in either vehicles were wearing their seatbelt.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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