Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Sunday, October 15, 2017

BPD investigating vehicle vs pedestrian crash on Broadway Ave.

The Boise Police Department is investigating a vehicle vs pedestrian crash on Broadway Ave. near Richmond St. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital and was pronounced deceased a short time later. 

What happened: Officers were called to the scene of an injury crash at 9:40 p.m. A vehicle headed northbound on Broadway collided with a pedestrian in the street. The pedestrian, a male adult, was walking eastbound across Broadway. The pedestrian was transported by paramedics to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.  The man's identity will be released by the Ada County Coroner once proper notifications have been made. 

Boise Police detectives and a crash reconstruction team are investigating the crash. During the investigation, vehicles are being diverted off Broadway though a nearby parking lot. The driver of the vehicle was not injured and is cooperating with police.