Saturday, July 23, 2016

Fatal crash EB I90 mp 41

Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

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District 1 (208) 209-8620 Fax (208) 209- 8618
District 2 (208) 799-5150

CASE #: C16001726 District: District 1
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DATE: 07/22/2016 TIME: 6:18 PM LOCATION: EB I90 at MP 41
ASSISTING AGENCIES: Shoshone County Sherriffs Office
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VEHICLE #1
DRIVER: Lawrence Blackwell
AGE: 57
ADDRESS: Missoula, MT
INJURIES: Fatal
LOCATION TAKEN: Shoshone Funeral Home
VEHICLE YEAR: 2004
VEHICLE MAKE: Hyundai VEHICLE MODEL: Santa Fe
WRECKER: Jims Bobcat Service
SEATBELTS/HELMET WORN: Yes

PASSENGER: Unreleased Juvenile
ADDRESS: Missoula, MT
INJURIES: Yes
HOSPITAL/LOCATION TAKEN: Sacred Heart
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INCIDENT NARRATIVE: Blackwell was travelling westbound on I90 at milepost 41. Blackwell?s vehicle left the roadway and went into the center median, rolling across both eastbound lanes and coming to a rest on the shoulder of the eastbound side. The roadway was blocked for an hour and a half. Blackwell was pronounced deceased at the scene. Next of kin has been notified.



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Friday, July 22, 2016

Crash Southbound I-15 near the Arimo Road Exit

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 07/22/2016 9:10 p.m.
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On Friday, July 22, 2016, at approximately 6:39 p.m., Idaho State Police investigate a two-vehicle crash southbound I-15 near the Arimo Road Exit, in Bannock County, ID.

Nicholas L. Tuttle, 38, of Castle Dale, UT, was driving a 2006 Mazda southbound on I-15. Dan Cortez, 26, of Brownsville, TX, was driving a 2015 Volvo Semi pulling single trailer also southbound on I-15. Tuttle struck the rear of Cortez's trailer, continued off the right shoulder, through a fence and coming to a stop on Marsh Valley Road.

Tuttle was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. Tuttle was not wearing a seat belt. Cortez was wearing a seat belt.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

KS /JH

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*** Final Update *** Crash blocking SB lanes of I15 in Pocatello

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 7/22/2016 6:50 p.m.
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***** Final Update *****

On Friday, July 22, 2016, at 11:04 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle injury crash on southbound Interstate 15 north of the Clark Street Exit in Pocatello.

Rolando Moran, 59, of Pocatello, ID, was driving southbound on Interstate 15 in a 2011 concrete truck. Traffic in the southbound lanes was slowing when Moran collided into the back of two vehicles. The concrete truck rolled onto its side, blocking both southbound lanes of Interstate 15. It is unknown if Moran was wearing a seatbelt. Moran was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello.

The first vehicle impacted was a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, driven by Gloria Madera-Ruiz, 23, of Pocatello, ID. Madera-Ruiz, her passengers Cecilia Madera Ruiz, 21, of Pocatello, ID, and two juveniles were transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. All occupants were wearing seatbelts or secured in child safety seats.

The second vehicle impacted was a 2010 Mazda MZ3, driven by Cameo McIntire, 26, of Sumner, WA. McIntire was wearing a seat belt.

The southbound lanes of Interstate 15 were blocked for approximately two hours. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

KS/DO

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*Update*

The southbound lanes of Interstate 15 have been reopened. More information will be released once it is available.

KL/AC
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Idaho State Police is currently investigating a commercial vehicle rollover crash on the southbound lanes of Interstate 15 just south of the Pocatello Creek Road interchange in Pocatello. Both southbound lanes are currently blocked. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area if possible and use caution if traveling through the area.

More details will follow when available.


SC/KL

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Crash blocking SB lanes of I15 in Pocatello

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District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 7/22/2016 - 1:47 pm
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*Update*

The southbound lanes of Interstate 15 have been reopened. More information will be released once it is available.

KL/AC
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Idaho State Police is currently investigating a commercial vehicle rollover crash on the southbound lanes of Interstate 15 just south of the Pocatello Creek Road interchange in Pocatello. Both southbound lanes are currently blocked. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area if possible and use caution if traveling through the area.

More details will follow when available.



SC/KL

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Crash blocking SB lanes of I15 in Pocatello

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District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 7/22/2016 - 11:30 am
Please direct questions to the District Office


Idaho State Police is currently investigating a commercial vehicle rollover crash on the southbound lanes of Interstate 15 just south of the Pocatello Creek Road interchange in Pocatello. Both southbound lanes are currently blocked. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area if possible and use caution if traveling through the area.

More details will follow when available.



SC/KL

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

FINAL UPDATE: Three Vehicle Crash With Blockage On Northbound I15

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District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 7/21/16 - 3:28 p.m.
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*****BEGINNING OF FINAL UPDATE*****

On Thursday, July 21, 2016, at approximately 12:41 PM, the Idaho State Police investigated a three vehicle property damage crash on northbound interstate 15 at milepost 96, north of Blackfoot. Simon White, 50, of the United Kingdom, was traveling northbound in a 2017 Hyundai Elantra when he struck the rear of a 2002 Honda Accord driven by Chad Neilson, 77, of Ashton, Idaho. Neilson's vehicle was then pushed into a 2013 Nissan Juke driven by Mark Kindler, 41, of Idaho Falls.

No injuries were associated with this crash. Occupants of all three vehicles were wearing their seatbelts. The left lane was blocked for approximately 1.5 hours. All lanes are now open.

*****END OF UPDATE*****


Idaho State Police is currently investigating a three vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 96, north of Blackfoot. The left lane of travel is currently blocked at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.

AM/NG

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Three Vehicle Crash With Blockage On Northbound I15

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District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 7/21/16 - 1:06 p.m.
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Idaho State Police is currently investigating a three vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 96, north of Blackfoot. The left lane of travel is currently blocked at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.

AM/NG

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