Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Injury Crash on Klein Schmidt Grade in Adams County

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
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For Immediate Release: 11/06/2019 4:23 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Wednesday, November 06, 2019, at 02:30 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury crash at the top of Klein Schmidt Pass in Adams County.

Donald B. Jordan, 44, of Portland, OR, was driving a 2011 Chevy Tahoe up Klein Schmidt Grade. Jordan's vehicle exited the roadway on the left shoulder and rolled 600 feet to the bottom of the ravine. His friend was able to locate him using GPS spot locators. He was trapped in the vehicle from 9:30 p.m. on November 05, 2019 until 7:00 a.m. on November 06, 2019.

Jordan was not wearing a seatbelt. He was transported by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise.

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