Vehicle rollover near Boise sends 5 people, including two minors, to hospital


Five people were taken to a local hospital after a van crashed near Boise, Idaho State Police said.

At approximately 4:11 p.m. Friday, a 68-year-old Boise man was driving south on Idaho 21 when he drove his Chrysler Town & Country off the road and the vehicle overturned, according to a news release from the state police. The collision occurred at mile marker 14 in Ada County.

Idaho 21 is a mostly two-lane highway that runs through Idaho City and continues to Stanley.

There were four other passengers in the vehicle: a 39-year-old man from Boise, a 71-year-old woman from Boise and two minors, who were in car seats, state police said. All three adults were wearing seat belts.

Everyone was taken to an unidentified hospital by land ambulance. The Idaho statesman contacted state police for more information.

The incident was being investigated by state police.