Twin Falls Man Taken To Jail Following Two Traffic Accidents


By Paul Johnson

Jerome/Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - A Twin Falls man is in the Twin Falls county jail after being part of two vehicle accidents overnight. Benjamin C. Hamilton, 31 was involved in a vehicle rollover near the KOA on Highway 93 in Jerome County about 1am this Monday Morning. Jerome Sheriff Deputies say he was driving a White GMC Pickup. An extrication crew was called to free him from the vehicle. Then police were called to another accident around 4am near the C-3 center on Blue Lakes where a van had struck a street sign. Hamilton was later identified as the driver. Following the night of accidents, Hamilton, who was on probation, had that revoked by a probation officer and was taken to the Twin Falls County jail. Authorities are continuing their investigation. Hamilton was not seriously injured in either of the accidents according to police reports.

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