Thursday, December 21, 2023

Injury Crash on State Highway 44 near Middleton

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian, ID 83642 (208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 12/21/2023 02:26 AM

Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a crash that occurred at approximately 8:00 PM on December 20, 2023, on State Highway 44 at Duff Lane in Canyon County.

A juvenile driving a Ford F150 pickup truck northbound on Duff Lane failed to yield to a stop sign and collided with a Ford F350 pickup truck pulling a flatbed trailer. The F350 pickup was travelling westbound on State Highway 44 and was driven by a 47-year-old male from Middleton and occupied by a juvenile and a 45-year-old female from Middleton.

The driver of the F150 pickup and their juvenile passenger were transported to local hospitals by ground ambulance. The occupants of the F350 pickup were not transported.

Everyone involved was wearing a seatbelt.

The westbound lane of State Highway 44 was blocked for approximately 3 hours to allow emergency responders to assist those involved and clear the scene.

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