Saturday, July 15, 2023

Idaho State Police Looking for Witnesses to a Fatality Crash near Kimberly

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

For Immediate Release: 7/15/2023 5:32 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office.

Idaho State Police is seeking anyone who may have witnessed this crash to contact the District 4 Office at 208.324.6000 reference case T2300703.

Idaho State Police is investigating a vehicle collision which occurred on Saturday, July 15, 2023, at 11:46 AM, on East 3900 North, west of State Highway 50 in Twin Falls County.

A 2015 Chevrolet Equinox was driven by a 28-year-old female from Twin Falls. A 2019 Chevrolet Silverado pulling a camp trailer, was driven by a 40-year-old male from Jordan, Utah.
The Equinox was travelling westbound on East 3900 North when it collided with the rear of the parked pickup and trailer on the right shoulder.

The driver of the Equinox was not wearing a seatbelt and succumbed to her injuries at the scene of the crash. Her three juvenile passengers were transported by ground ambulance to a local hospital. All other occupants were wearing their seatbelts.

Traffic on East 3900 North was blocked for approximately 5 hours, allowing emergency responders to assist those involved and clear the scene.

Idaho State Police was assisted by the Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office, Kimberly Police Department, Rock Creek Fire, Rock Creek QRU, Magic Valley Paramedics, and Air St. Luke's.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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