Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director


Friday, May 03, 2013

Bike versus vehicle collision on Vista Avenue

    Boise, May 3, 2013 -  Boise Police crash reconstruction experts are on scene of a crash that occurred at 4:55 pm this afternoon on Vista Ave. at Spaulding St.

   What Happened: Witnesses tell officers a 4-door sedan headed north on Vista suddenly drive into and across southbound lanes, onto the sidewalk and hit a cyclist.

   The vehicle continued until it hit a light pole.

   Both the cyclist and the driver of the sedan were transported to the hospital.

   At this time further information on those injures and the extent of their injuries is unknown.

   Additional information will be released as available.

   Traffic Impact: traffic in both directions of Vista has been restricted to one lane I. Each direction while the crash is under investigation.