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Posted on: January 4, 2018

[ARCHIVED] IFPD and Idaho State Police investigating accident in Stonebrook subdivision

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Idaho Falls, ID – At approximately 4:45 PM, Idaho Falls public safety dispatch received a call about a disturbance. IFPD officers responded to the call and attempted to stop the woman involved near the intersection of E 21st Street and S Boulevard, who was driving a red Mitsubishi Eclipse. Officers suspected she may have been highly intoxicated. When officers attempted to speak to her, the woman drove away. Police did not initiate a vehicle pursuit, but drove in the general direction the woman fled.

The woman continued driving Southbound on Boulevard into the Stonebrook subdivision. Near the intersection of Stonebrook Lane and Stonebrook Place, the woman hit another vehicle, swerved and collided head-on with a tree. The woman was ejected from her vehicle and sustained serious injuries.
The parties in the other vehicle, a white Dodge Stratus, fled the scene.  

Emergency medical services were dispatched to the scene at 5:02 PM and arrived at 5:08 PM. The victim was transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center at 5:17 PM. The woman’s current medical condition is unknown.

Idaho State Police is working with the IFPD to investigate the accident. 


Idaho Falls Police Department Contact:
Holly Cook

Public Information Officer

605 N. Capital Ave
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402
Office: (208) 612-8655
Cell: (208) 589-3091

About Idaho Falls Police Department: The Idaho Falls Police Department is united in a spirit of teamwork to be an open, courteous and community-minded organization devoted to quality public service. We are dedicated to live by values which reflect a genuine desire to care for the safety and well-being of the public we serve as well as the professionals who provide that service. In partnership with the people of Idaho Falls, the IFPD’s mission is to create an environment free from crime and the fear of crime. The core values of the Idaho Falls Police Department are: (1) Integrity (2) Honor (3) Trust (4) and Excellence. Learn more on our website.  

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