Child killed in single-car crash on Notus road

Posted at 11:59 AM, Oct 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-24 06:33:58-04

Idaho State Police reported a child died in a single-vehicle crash on Notus Road Saturday afternoon.

Around 1:30 p.m. on October 22, 2016, Idaho State Police investigated a fatal accident on Notus Road near Red Top Road, in Canyon County.

Martha Booth, 65, of Parma was driving northbound on Notus road in a 1998 Dodge pickup. Booth drove the vehicle off the left shoulder, came back onto the roadway, where she overcorrected, and the pickup rolled.

A child was ejected and succumbed to injuries on scene. Booth was transported by air ambulance to Saint Alphonsus in Boise. Neither occupant was wearing a seatbelt.

The road was blocked for approximately three-and-a-half hours while crews investigated.