Saturday, March 6, 2021

Injury crash NB US95 milepost 218 in Idaho County

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
(208) 750-9300
Fax (208) 750-9385

For Immediate Release: 03/06/2021 7:54 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On March 6, 2021, at approximately 12:36 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash on northbound US95 at milepost 218. This is just south of White Bird in Idaho County, ID.

Farren L. Phillips, 30, of Lewiston, ID, was driving northbound on US95 in a gray 2000 Toyota Camry. Justin G. Beach, 48, of Weiser, ID, was driving southbound on US95 in a red 1996 Ford F250 with a trailer attached. The two vehicles collided at milepost 218.

Also in Phillips vehicle was a juvenile passenger. In Beachs vehicle was passenger Staci M. Colas, 38, of Weiser.

Ground ambulance transported Phillips to Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, in Lewiston, ID, and Colas to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, ID.

Both lanes were blocked for approximately 2 hours until one lane was opened for alternating traffic.

This investigation is ongoing.