Middleton Woman Dies In Crash


By Brittany Cooper

Mountain Home, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A Middleton woman is dead following a car crash near Mountain Home. Idaho State Police say it happened Saturday night around 9:45.

William Templeton, 68, of Middleton, was headed westbound on US Highway 20 near milepost 100 in a 1978 Shasta van. Templeton drove off the right shoulder, over-corrected and rolled the car.

His passenger, Debra Templeton, 73, also of Middleton was ejected and died of her injuries at the scene. William was taken to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Debra was wearing a seatbelt and while William was not wearing one.

The road was blocked for three hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

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