Friday, January 31, 2020

Blocking Crash in Meridian

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 01/31/2020 4:10 AM
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, January 30, 2020, at approximately 11:25 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle, injury crash, on the Meridian Road overpass of Interstate 84, in Meridian.

Aguilino Martinez, 37, of Kuna, was traveling in a 1996 Cadillac Fleetwood. Carlos Moya, 35, of Hailey, was traveling in a 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Jeromy Steinbach, 47, of Nampa, was traveling in a 2007 Volkswagon Jetta. The Cadillac was traveling southbound on Meridian Road and failed to stop at a red light and entered the intersection. The Jeep and the Volkswagon faced a green light while turning onto the westbound Interstate 84 onramp when Martinez struck both Moya and Steinbach.

Martinez and Moya were both transported to St. Luke's Meridian by ground ambulances. The intersection was blocked for approximately one hour.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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