04-09-11 Officers Investigate Fatal Car Crash on
UPDATE: April 9, 10:05 a.m. - Boise
Police detectives investigating a deadly one-car rollover
crash says there's evidence the car was traveling at a high rate of
speed prior to it leaving the roadway. Sadly, the driver, a young
male was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected from the car and
Investigators say the speed limit on the
stretch of Parkcenter Blvd is 35 mph. Boise Police crash
reconstruction experts say there's evidence the car was traveling
at an excessive speed likely causing the driver to lose
Boise, April 9, 2011, 6:40 a.m. - Boise
Police patrol, detectives and crash reconstruction experts are on
scene of a deadly single vehicle crash on Parkcenter Blvd. near
Bown Rd. The Ada County Coroner has also been called to the
What Happened: Boise Police were called
at 4:31 this morning by a citizen reporting a car in a field.
Officers investigated and found the car had apparently rolled
several times, landing in the field after it left the roadway.
Officers also found the body of a male who had apparently been the
driver. The male had been thrown from the car and was deceased. It
appears the car was traveling east on Parkcenter Blvd. when it left
the roadway and rolled into the field.
Officers questioning neighbors say some
report hearing a noise about 2:00 a.m. Officers say that might have
been the time the crash occurred.
The crash remains under investigation.
Further information will be released when available. The name of
the driver, who appears to be the only occupant of the car, will be
released by the Ada County Coroner following a positive
identification and notification of family.