Nampa woman dies in fatal one-car accident

Posted at 1:34 PM, Mar 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-11 17:54:56-05

A Nampa woman is dead after a one-car accident Friday afternoon in Nampa.

On Friday, March 10, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle, injury crash eastbound on State Highway 55 at milepost 14.5, west of Midway Road in Nampa.

Maria Keesee, 41, of Nampa, was traveling east in a 2004 Nissan Murano.

The vehicle crossed the center line into oncoming traffic and into a field. The vehicle came to rest in a canal off the roadway.

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt. The driver of the vehicle was transported by ambulance to Saint Luke's in Nampa and later succumbed to her injuries at St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.