Idaho State Police

04/20/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/20/2019 18:24

Fatal Crash on US20 North of Nampa

News Release - Fatal Crash on US20 North of Nampa

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax  (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release:  04/20/19 6:05 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On April 20, 2019, at approximately 3:07 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash on westbound US Highway 20 at milepost 30 in Canyon County, north of Nampa.

Sherri Sass, 62, of Garden City, was driving westbound on US20 in a 2016 Jeep Cherokee.  George Grant, 69, of Caldwell, was riding a bicycle on the westbound shoulder of US20.  Sass drove partially onto the right shoulder and struck Grant.  Grant was not wearing a helmet.

Grant was transported by ground ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Next of Kin has been notified.

The westbound lane of travel was blocked for approximately two and a half hours. 

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