Motorcycle Crash in South Boise Hurts One and Kills Another
Posted on Sep 03, 2015
BOISE - A motorcycle crash occurred on Lake Hazel Road near the intersection of Star Struck Avenue in Bosie yesterday seriously injuring the motorcyclist and killing his female passenger. Sheriff deputies of the Ada County Sheriff’s Office report that a motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Lake Hazel Road when the driver of the motorcycle lost control of his bike causing it to go off the road, hit a tree and then crashed into an embankment. The speed limit on Lake Hazel Road is 35 mph where the crash occurred.
The driver of the motorcycle was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His female passenger died at the scene of the crash. It is reported that the passenger was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
Sheriff Deputies report that the female passenger hit her head on the tree which likely caused her to sustain severe head trauma resulting in her death. The injuries sustained by the motorcyclist are considered non-life threatening.
A collision reconstruction and investigation is currently underway. More details will be released when made available.