30-year-old Nampa woman killed in Highway 55 crash near Banks
BANKS, Idaho (KBOI) —
A 30-year-old Nampa woman died on Wednesday after a multiple vehicle crash along Highway 55.
Idaho State Police says Kristine Stapleton was stopped at the intersection of Highway 17 (Banks-Lowman) when she failed to yield to traffic as she turned onto Highway 55. She was struck by a Ford passenger van towing a trailer.
Stapleton died at the scene of the crash.
Twelve children were in the van that were part of an out-of-state group going to McCall on a rafting trip. Six of those children were taken to St. Alphonsus with minor injuries.