Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Sunday, November 19, 2017

Boise Police investigating fatal crash near Ustick and Five Mile Rd.

Boise Police are investigating a single vehicle crash near the intersection of W. Ustick Rd and N. Five-Mile Rd. The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. The adult female driver, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, passed away on scene. Drivers are asked to please avoid the area while officers investigate.

What happened: Preliminary evidence shows the driver of the vehicle was traveling northbound on Five Mile Rd in the southbound lane. After crossing Ustick Rd the driver crashed into a traffic light pole and a block retaining wall on the northwest corner of the intersection. No one else was injured in the crash.

Boise Police detectives and a crash reconstruction team are on scene and the investigation is ongoing. The driver’s identity will be released by the Ada County Corner pending proper notification.