Nine pedestrians leaving funeral injured by car MERIDIAN PRESS STAFF email@example.com Oct 7, 2013 (…) Nine pedestrians leaving a funeral in Boise today were sent to the hospital after an elderly male driver accelerated into a large crowd of people, Boise Police and Fire spokeswoman Lynn Hightower said. It appears to be an accident, she said. Story continues below video Preliminary information shows that two of those injured, including a 5-year-old boy, may be in serious or life-threatening condition.The car was parked adjacent to an LDS church sidewalk near West McMillan Road and North Shamrock Avenue in Boise before it accelerated into the crowd at about 2:45 p.m.Victims have been taken to Meridian, Eagle and Boise hospitals. The driver does not appear to be injured, Hightower said. More from this section Meridian OKs joint fire agreement, Nampa shoots it down Posted: Feb. 24, 2017 Early voting starts Monday in Ada County Posted: Feb. 24, 2017 Guest opinion: Support gender inclusive facilities in schools Posted: Feb. 24, 2017 13-year-old guitarist finds his groove at local venues Posted: Feb. 23, 2017 Meridian Schools Clinic reaches 3rd anniversary Posted: Feb. 23, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!