Canyon County

Nampa woman killed in crash on Highway 78 near Melba

Alisha Eyerly, 31, of Nampa, died Wednesday after a crash, according to Idaho State Police.

Eyerly was heading northbound on State Highway 78 around 6:41 a.m. when her 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer drove off the road, ISP said in a news release Wednesday evening.

Eyerly overcorrected to come back onto the road, and the vehicle rolled. Eyerly was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. She died at the scene from injuries.

The crash happened near milepost 21, which is near Walking Plow Lane in Melba.

Lanes of the highway were blocked for about two hours, according to ISP.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.