Multiple people injured in motorcycle crash near Galena Summit

Highway 75 is back open in both directions
Posted at 2:55 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-24 18:46:07-04


Idaho State Police say Kimberly Hayes of Boise was driving Northbound when she failed to negotiate a turn and crossed the center line swiping a trailer on Highway 75. 

A group of motorcyclists traveling with Hayes then also went down. Police say Hayes died at the scene.
The other motorcyclists and their passengers were taken to Saint Alphonsus in Boise by air ambulance. 
Highway 75 is back open in Blaine County after an accident involving several motorcycles prompted closures Sunday afternoon.

Idaho State Police Dispatch says the accident involved at least three motorcycles.

The accident happened on Highway 75 near Galena Summit. The highway was closed from Galena Summit to Baker Creek for several hours.

Multiple people suffered injuries but details are unavailable on the extent of injuries or number of patients.