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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 06/09/2019 10:30 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday, June 9, 2019, at 5:05 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash on SW 1st Avenue at the intersection of Custer Road, south of US Highway 30, in Payette County.

Gabriel Salinas, 28, of Emmett, was travelling west on SW 1st Avenue in a 2019 Honda Accord. Ricky Sims, 53, of New Plymouth, was travelling north on Custer Road on a 2004 Yamaha motorcycle. Sims struck Salinas' vehicle and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Sims was transported via air ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. Salinas was transported via ground ambulance to Saint Luke's Fruitland Medical Plaza. Salinas and three passengers were wearing seatbelts. Sims was not wearing a helmet.

The intersection was blocked for approximately three hours.

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