Tuesday, June 12, 2018

*Update* Blocking Crash on Interstate 84, in Caldwell

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

For Immediate Release: 06/12/2018 5:15 A.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office


On Monday, June 11, 2018, at approximately 11:13 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a five vehicle, injury crash on Interstate 84 near milepost 30, in Caldwell.

The drivers and the vehicles involved are:

Bridgett Stace, 55, of Garden City, driving a 1996 International truck.

Winona Gaston, 28, of Elgin, Oregon, driving a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix.

Austin Vassar, 19, of Nampa, driving a 2004 Chevrolet Classic.

Catherine Vandiver, 61, of Nampa, driving a 2000 Mitsubishi Galant.

Andrew King, 61, of Caldwell, driving a 1997 Freightliner semi-truck with one trailer.

Stace was stationary in the median on the westbound side of the interstate facing southbound. Vandiver was traveling westbound and collided with Stace's vehicle and came to rest in the left lane of travel. Gaston was traveling westbound and collided with the median guardrail and Vandiver's vehicle. Vassar was traveling westbound and collided with Vandiver's vehicle then collided with King, who was traveling westbound in the right lane.

Vandiver and Vassar were both transported by ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. The westbound lanes of travel were blocked for approximately four hours. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

3984 / 4062

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All lanes of travel are open at this time.


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The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a crash on Interstate 84 at milepost 30, in Caldwell. The westbound lanes are blocked at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.