Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Officers investigate serious vehicle pedestrian crash in downtown Boise

      Boise Police are investigating a serious collision that took place early this morning at the intersection of 8th and Front Street. The pedestrian, an adult male, was transported to a local hospital with what appeared at the time to be serious life threatening injuries.

   What Happened: Boise Police responded to the collision at approximately 1:13 a.m. this morning. When officers and emergency medical personnel arrived, they found the pedestrian seriously injured. The man was transported to local hospital.

Witnesses tell officers the man was crossing on foot when he was struck by the car. According to witnesses who saw the crash, the driver of the car had a green light at the time the collision took place. 

   The Investigation: The Boise Police Crash Reconstruction Team is conducting a detailed investigation of the incident. on scene. At this time, the investigation is still underway. No charges have yet been filed in connection with this incident pending the outcome of the investigation.

No further information is available at this time. 

 

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information