Shelley woman killed in crash
IDAHO FALLS — A Shelley woman was killed and two other people suffered slight injuries in a late-afternoon collision on Tuesday, Idaho State Police reported.
Approximately 5:30 pm, Idaho State Police investigated the crash in the intersection of US91 and W 65th S Road, also known as the York Exchange south of Idaho Falls.
According to the ISP report, Christine M. Stankiewicz, 34, of Shelley was driving north on US 91 in a 2003 Saturn Vue. Julie A Stauffer, 48, of Idaho Falls was driving west on W 65th S Road in a 2007 Toyota Tacoma pickup. Both vehicles entered the intersection where the collision occurred. The Saturn Vue then slid into a 2011 Toyota Sienna Van that was stopped at the southbound light on US91. Tahnee M. Wheeler, 34, of Shelley was driving that vehicle.
Stankiewicz and a minor child were taken by ambulance to the Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls where they were treated and released.
Mary C. McHugh, 59, of Shelley, a passenger in Stankiewicz's vehicle, died on scene. Wheeler and her two minor children were not injured.
The crash is still under investigation by the Idaho State Police.
ISP are asking anyone who might have witnessed the crash to contact Idaho State Police Dispatch at (208) 525-7277.