Accident In Kimberly Leads To DUI Arrest


By Paul Johnson

Kimberly, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - A portion of Highway 30 near Kimberly was blocked for nearly 2 hours this morning when a car collided with a semi-trailer. Idaho State Police say the accident happened at 8:30 am near milepost 224. Jose Ortiz 34, of El Paso, Texas was eastbound in a semi truck when Kathy Baker 57 of Kimberly struck Ortiz’s semi-trailer. There were no injuries reported. Baker was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence. The westbound lane of highway 30 was blocked for about 2 hours.

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