Thursday, July 11, 2019

Update - Injury Crash on Interstate 84 West of Gooding

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
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For Immediate Release: 07/11/2019 at 1:48 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office


On July 10, 2019, at 9:21 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash eastbound Interstate 84 at milepost 147, west of Gooding.

Ronnie Wood, 39, of Nampa, ID, was driving eastbound on Interstate 84 in a 2012 Ford F150 pickup. Wood fell asleep and struck the rear of a 1998 Dodge pickup pulling a U-Haul trailer, driven by Kay Unger, 56, of Florence, OR. The U-haul trailer became separated from the Dodge pickup. The Dodge pickup came to rest in the median and the U-haul and Ford pickup came to rest on the right shoulder.

Unger and her passenger, Logan Unger, 29, of Florence, OR, were transported by ground ambulance to North Canyon Medical Center in Gooding, ID. Kay Unger was wearing a seatbelt and Logan Unger was not wearing a seatbelt.

Idaho State Police was assisted by Gooding County Emergency Medical Services, Gooding County Sheriff's Office, and Wendell Fire Department Station 92.


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The Idaho State Police is investigating a two-vehicle injury crash eastbound Interstate 84 at milepost 147, west of Gooding. More information will be released as it becomes available.