Crash south of Midvale claims one

Nancy Grindstaff
Traffic was blocked for approximately four hours on US 95 south of Midvale at milepost 101 Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 31, after a fatality crash at around 12:39 p.m.
 According to an Idaho State Police report, a 41-year-old male from Caldwell, was driving southbound on US95 in a 2012 Ford Econoline. 
 A 56-year-old male from Boise was turning north from the Midvale Hill Rest Area onto US95 in a 2021 Volvo Semi pulling two trailers. The Ford Econoline collided with the rear trailer. The driver of the Ford succumbed to his injuries on scene.
 Assisting the Idaho State Police at the crash site were: Washington County Sheriff’s Office, Weiser Ambulance, Weiser Fire, Midvale Ambulance, and Midvale Fire.
 Heavy fog was reported in the area, and likely contributed to the accident. 


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