Nez Perce County Sheriff

LEWISTON, ID - The Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two vehicle injury collision on Lindsay Creek Road.

According to a press release, just before 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, 20-year-old Gabriel Allen, of Lewiston, was traveling north on Lindsay Creek Road when he lost control of a 2006 Kia Optima and crossed into the opposite lane, colliding with a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox being driven by 41-year-old Melinda Genoway, also from Lewiston. The NPCSO says alcohol was a factor in the collision and charges are pending.

Both drivers were injured and transported to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center for treatment. The roadway was completely blocked for approximately two hours while the scene was investigated and cleared.