Saturday, September 10, 2022

Idaho State Police Investigates Single Vehicle Crash in Twin Falls County

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 09/10/2022 08:02 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a vehicle collision that occurred at 1:21 P.M. on September 10,2022, at Shoshone Falls Grade Road in Twin Falls County.

The driver of a Toyota RAV4 was driving northbound, down the grade, when the vehicle drifted off the right shoulder and hit a boulder. The vehicle overturned and came to a rest on its top in a ravine.

The vehicle was driven by a 55-year-old female from Kimberly and a 36-year-old male passenger from Twin Falls. Neither were wearing their seatbelts.

The driver was pronounced deceased on scene and the passenger was transported by ground ambulance to a nearby hospital.
The northbound lane was blocked for approximately three and a half hours while emergency responders assisted those involved and clear the scene

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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