Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Boise Police investigate fatal vehicle vs pedestrian crash

Just before 9:00 p.m. Boise Police responded to a vehicle vs pedestrian crash at W. Targee St. and S. Vista Ave. The male adult pedestrian was taken by ambulance to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. 

A preliminary investigation shows that an adult female driver was traveling northbound on Vista when she stuck a male pedestrian at the intersection with Targee . The Boise Police Crash Reconstruction Team and detectives are on the scene and investigating the crash.  The driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.  No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

Northbound Vista is closed at this time while officers investigate the crash.