Car Accident Claims the Life of a Juliaetta Woman

Car Accident Claims the Life of a Juliaetta Woman »Play Video
State Highway 3.
JULIAETTA - A car accident claims the life of a Juliaetta woman.

The deadly crash happened on State Highway 3, near Juliaetta at around 6:30 Monday night. Idaho State Police reported 20 year old Derik Neely was speeding, when his car veered through the median and down an embankment.

Neely and his passenger, 20 year old Devin Matchey, of Juliaetta, were taken to Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center where Matchey died Monday night. Neither were wearing seat belts, and alcohol is not believed to be a factor. Charges against Neely are pending.