BOISE, Idaho – Authorities say an Idaho mom deliberately drove off a 50-foot cliff and killed herself and her three youngsters final yr, in line with the Idaho Statesman.
The Ada County Coroner’s Workplace dominated the crash a triple murder-suicide after Noel Bankhead drove off the cliff and into Fortunate Peak Reservoir on June 2, 2016.
The crash killed Bankhead, thirteen-yr-previous Anika Voermans, eleven-yr-previous Logan Voermans and eight-yr-previous Gwyneth Voermans.
“Witnesses later informed investigators Noel Bankhead was driving her Land Rover northbound on Idaho 21, slowed down, turned on to Spring Shores Street, and positioned the automotive in the direction of the cliff and abruptly accelerated,” a press launch from the Ada County Sheriff’s Workplace learn.
A photograph of the automotive confirmed a crushed roof.
Authorities decided the car had nothing mechanically incorrect with it and Bankhead didn’t endure a medical emergency previous to the crash.
The coroner’s workplace didn’t make its ruling till sheriff’s investigators had exhausted all avenues for details about the crash, based on the Statesman.
The reason for dying for all 4 relations was decided to be from drowning related to blunt pressure trauma.