081011 Pedestrain hit on Capitol Blvd.
Boise, August 10, 2011 - A Caldwell man
was taken to the hospital with what officers say appear to be
serious injuries after trying to cross Capitol Blvd. against
According to officers on the scene, the
pedestrian, a 69 year old man with a Caldwell address was walking
westbound from the parking lot on the east side of Capitol
toward BoDo into traffic headed north on Capitol. Traffic was
heavy. The man was hit by a Jeep Cherokee driven by a man also from
Caldwell with his two young children inside the car.
The pedestrian was taken to a nearby
hospital with, what appeared to officers at the scene as serious
injuries including a head injury.
Officers say they do not plan to cite to
driver of the Jeep. Officers say the driver and his children were
traumatized over the incident but not injured.