One dead, three injured in car crash on US95

One dead, three injured in car crash on US95
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On Saturday around 8:41 p.m., Idaho State Police responded to a fatal crash on northbound US95 at Boekel Road.

35-year-old Cory Kreager was traveling eastbound on Boekel Road in a black 2008 Ford F350 when he failed to stop at the stop sign.

His vehicle hit 74-year-old Vern Allen and his passengers who were traveling northbound on US95 in a gold 2003 Dodge Caravan.

The van was hit on the driver’s side and 38-year-old Ryan Allen was ejected from the van. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

All the occupants of both vehicles were wearing their seatbelts.

Vern Allen and his other passengers, 71-year-old Patricia Allen and 51-year-old Troy Allen were transported to Kootenai Health.

Alcohol is suspected to be a factor. The investigation is ongoing.

Sadly last nights crash on US95 and Boekel Road has gone fatal. Alcohol is being investigated as a contributing factor and the driver of the vehicle that hit this van was arrested at the scene. Several other people were also seriously injured. #DontDrinkAndDrive

— Idaho State Police (@ispdistrict1) March 10, 2019

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