Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Woman pronounced deceased following vehicle vs. pedestrian crash

Boise Police Officers responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash near the intersection of Market Street and Amity Road at 4:21 a.m. on Wednesday.  Preliminary investigation indicates a small pickup truck was traveling southeast on Market when it struck an adult female who was walking on the roadway.  Paramedics also responded to the crash scene and attempted lifesaving measures, but sadly, the woman was pronounced deceased.  The woman was walking two dogs at the time of the crash, they were also found on scene.  They were transported to an area veterinarian hospital and their condition is unknown.  The driver of the pickup truck was uninjured.  The investigation into the cause of the crash remains ongoing.  The Ada County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the deceased woman pending notification of family.              

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