Friday, May 25, 2018

Final Update: Blocking Crash WB I-86 mp 56, near Chubbuck

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 2
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885


For Immediate Release: 5/25/18 - 10:00 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, May 25th, 2018, at approximately 2:47 p.m., Idaho State Police Investigated a single vehicle rollover property damage crash on westbound Interstate 86 at milepost 56.5, near Chubbuck.

Michael Biorn, 46, of Chubbuck, was driving westbound on Interstate 86 in a GMC pickup towing a camper trailer towing an ATV trailer. The camper trailer swayed and tipped over. The pickup rolled and came to rest on its roof.

The lanes were blocked for approximately two hours. All occupants were wearing seatbelts.

At approximately 3:02 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a secondary three-vehicle property damage crash on Interstate 86 at milepost 56, near Chubbuck.

Katherine Black, 48, of Mountain Home, was driving westbound on Interstate 86 in a Ford pickup towing a trailer with a Nissan passenger car on it. Maria Correa, 34, of Salt Lake City, UT, was driving westbound on Interstate 86 in a Chevrolet Cruze. David Iniguez, 21, of Blackfoot, was driving westbound on Interstate 86 in a Chevrolet Camaro. Traffic was slowing due to the crash at milepost 56.5. Black failed to slow and struck Correa. Correa then struck Iniguez. The Chevrolet Cruze came to rest in the median.

All occupants were wearing seatbelts. The lanes were blocked for approximately one and forty-five minutes.

Both crashes are under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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Update - Crash Blocks Left Lane EB I84@195 in Jerome County.

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 05/25/18 9:15 P.M.
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**Update 2**

On Friday, May 25, 2018 at approximately 4:31 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 at milepost 195.

Andrew Birdsong, 35, of Rupert, Idaho, was traveling westbound in a 2007 Peterbilt semi pulling a single trailer. Birdsong's vehicle lost a tire and crossed through the median, colliding with a 2009 Buick Enclave traveling eastbound driven by Brenda Clemons, 45, of Melba, Idaho.

The eastbound lanes of travel were blocked for just under one and a half hours. All occupants were wearing their seatbelts.

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***** Update 1 *****

All eastbound lanes of travel are open.

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Idaho State Police is investigating a crash eastbound Interstate 84 near milepost 195.5, in Jerome County. The left lane of travel is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Update 1: Crash Blocks Left Lane EB I84@194 in Jerome County.

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 05/25/18 6:03 P.M.
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***** Update 1 *****

All eastbound lanes of travel are open.

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Idaho State Police is investigating a crash eastbound Interstate 84 near milepost 195.5, in Jerome County. The left lane of travel is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Fatality crash on SH33 at milepost 50.5, near Terreton

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 05/25/2018 5:52 p.m.
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On Friday, May 25, 2018, at approximately 11:37 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle fatality crash westbound SH33 at milepost 50.5, near Terreton. Dennis Clark, 72, of Preston, was driving a 2007 Dodge Pickup pulling a horse trailer westbound on SH33 at milepost 50.5. Larry Garner, 26, of Terreton, was driving a farm tractor pulling a trailer loaded with hay. Clark collided with Garner as he was initiating a left turn into a nearby field.

Clark succumbed to his injuries on scene. Bracken Atkinson, 26, of Preston, was Clark?s passenger and was taken by air ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. Unknown on seatbelts in Clark's vehicle. Garner was not wearing a seatbelt. Lanes were blocked for approximately 3.5 hours for the investigation of the crash.

Next of kin have been notified. There were no horses in the horse trailer.


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Crash Blocks Left Lane EB I84@194 in Jerome County.

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 05/25/18 4:42 P.M.
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Idaho State Police is investigating a crash eastbound Interstate 84 near milepost 195.5, in Jerome County. The left lane of travel is blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Update: Blocking Crash WB I-86 mp 56

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 2
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: Friday May 25, 2018 4:10 p.m.
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***Update***

All lanes are back open.

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The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a blocking crash westbound on I-86 at milepost 56, the airport exit. Traffic is being diverted off exit 56 at this time.

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Blocking Crash WB I-86 mp 56

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 2
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: Friday May 25, 2018 3:30 p.m.
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The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a blocking crash westbound on I-86 at milepost 56, the airport exit. Traffic is being diverted off exit 56 at this time.

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