Buhl man dies in car crash on Golf Course Road

Published: May. 13, 2021 at 11:18 PM MDT|Updated: May. 13, 2021 at 11:19 PM MDT
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JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — A Buhl man is dead following a fatal crash in Jerome.

The crash happened Thursday around 2 p.m. on Golf Course Road.

Idaho State Police say Maurilo Tobias, 24, was attempting to pass in a no passing zone, when he hit an SUV head on. That driver, Kassandra Smith, 34, of Bliss, was sent to the hospital.

Tobias died at the scene.

Both drivers wore their seatbelts, according to police.

The crash caused the road to be fully blocked for three hours.

Idaho State Police is investigating.

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