Four-Year-Old Killed in Wilder Crash


Idaho State Police say a 4-year-old boy was killed Saturday night in the community of Wilder.

The incident occurred at approximately 7 p.m. near a Wilder gas station where the child was walking with his father through the parking lot. Witnesses said a 1990 Toyota pickup, traveling south through the parking lot, struck 29-year-old Joshua Rochester of Parma and his 4-year-old son Bradly.

The boy was rushed to West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, where he died of his injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as 54-year-old William Wilkerson of Wilder.

ISP continues to investigate the crash.