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Woman dies hours after crash in Canyon County

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Posted at 3:00 PM, Aug 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-11 17:02:15-04

One woman is dead after an accident at the intersection of N. Middleton Rd. and W. Karcher Rd.

Police responded to the accident at 11 a.m. Friday. Officers say a Buick LeSabre was traveling westbound on W. Karcher Rd and was attempting to make a left turn onto N. Middleton road when a Ford F-150 traveling eastbound on W. Karcher Rd. proceeded through the intersection and struck the LeSabre.

Both vehicles had passengers and passengers from both vehicles were transported to local hospitals. Neither driver was transported. 

Police say the passenger of the LeSabre, 82-year-old Julia Pettit, passed away from her injuries at 10:50 Saturday morning. 

The investigation is ongoing.