Sunday, November 19, 2017

** Update ** Crash Blocking 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: 11/19/17 5:00 p.m.
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*** Update ***

Cole A. Hatcher, 23, of Jerome, succumbed to his injuries at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise on November 16, 2017.

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*** Update ***

On Saturday, November 11, 2017, at approximately 9:29 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle fatality crash at the intersection of 150 W and 100 N, in Jerome County.

Shentasha L. Bybee, 20, of Rexburg, was driving a 2007 BMW 328 northbound on 150 W. Luis V. Ortiz Vega, 48, of Jerome, was driving a 2006 Dodge Caravan eastbound on 100 N. Bybee failed to yield for a stop sign and collided with Ortiz Vega's vehicle.

Bybee was transported via ground ambulance to St. Luke's in Jerome. Bybee and her passengers Michael J. Wornell, 29, of Twin Falls, along with Cole A. Hatcher, 23, of Jerome, were transported via air ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Ortiz Vega and two juveniles were transported via air ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. One Juvenile was transported to St. Luke's in Jerome. One juvenile succumbed to injuries at the hospital. Martina E. Rivera Sandoval, 44, of Jerome, succumbed to her injuries at the scene.

Next of kin have been notified.

The intersection was blocked for approximately five and a half hours.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police. Idaho State Police was assisted by Jerome Police Department, Jerome Sheriff's Office, Jerome County Rural Fire Department, Magic Valley paramedics, Life Flight Network, and Air Saint Luke's.

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***Update***

The intersection of 150 West and 100 North in Jerome County is no longer blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Idaho State Police is investigating a crash at 150 West and 100 North in Jerome County. The intersection is completely blocked. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Injury Crash SB US95@312.2 Lewiston

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
(208) 799-5151
Fax (208) 799-5146

For Immediate Release: 11/17/2017 2:48 pm
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*****Update***** US95 at milepost 312.2 is now open.

The Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash that occurred on November 16, 2017 at 6:32 pm. Joshua McGowan (38yoa / Florence, TX) was travelling southbound on US95 at milepost 312.2 in a 2010 Peterbilt semi-tractor, pulling a trailer loaded with lumber. The vehicle was travelling too fast for the roadway and conditions, causing it to overturn, losing its load of lumber. Most of the lumber came to a stop blocking the southbound US95 ramp at the bottom of the Lewiston hill. McGowan was transported to St. Josephs Regional Medical Center. The crash caused approximately 100 gallons of fuel to spill. The Region two hazmat team cleaned the spill. The driver was wearing his seatbelt. The roadway is still blocked at this time.

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Injury Crash on US26 Near Ririe

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

For Immediate Release: 11/17/2017 at 1:30 p.m.
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On November 17, 2017, at approximately 10:12 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash eastbound US26 at milepost 347, near Ririe.

Devin Newman, 18, of Idaho Falls, ID, was driving eastbound US26 in a 2004 Nissan Sentra. Newman drove off the left shoulder and collided with a manure spreader. Newman was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.

Newman was not wearing a seatbelt. The Idaho State Police reminds drivers to wear your seatbelt and be an alert driver.

The Idaho State Police was assisted by Bonneville County Sheriff's Office and Iona Police Department.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.


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Injury Crash SB US95@312.2 Lewiston

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
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For Immediate Release: 11/17/2017 1:47 am
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The Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash that occurred on November 16, 2017 at 6:32 pm. Joshua McGowan (38yoa / Florence, TX) was travelling southbound on US95 at milepost 312.2 in a 2010 Peterbilt semi-tractor, pulling a trailer loaded with lumber. The vehicle was travelling too fast for the roadway and conditions, causing it to overturn, losing its load of lumber. Most of the lumber came to a stop blocking the southbound US95 ramp at the bottom of the Lewiston hill. McGowan was transported to St. Josephs Regional Medical Center. The crash caused approximately 100 gallons of fuel to spill. The Region two hazmat team cleaned the spill. The driver was wearing his seatbelt. The roadway is still blocked at this time.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Blocking crash SB US95 at MP 312 Offramp

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
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For Immediate Release: 11/16/2017 7:10 PM
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The Idaho State Police are responding to a blocking crash southbound US95 on the offramp near milepost 312. The entire ramp is blocked. Please use alternate routes until further notice.

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Commercial Vehicle Crash Injures One on I15

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

For Immediate Release: 11/16/17 11:38 a.m.
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At 2:22 this morning, November 16, 2017, the Idaho State Police investigated a crash Northbound on I15 at milepost 90, near Blackfoot. Challis Haumont, age 30, of Buhl, was driving northbound in a Peterbuilt semi pulling a trailer. Another semi was stopped on the right side of the road when the driver of the semi pulled in front of Haumont in order to illegally use the median crossover. Haumont swerved to avoid a collision and went into the median, where his vehicle overturned. He was transported by ground ambulance to Bingham Memorial in Blackfoot. Haumont was not wearing his seatbelt. The crash is still under investigation.

Crash on I15 near Fort Hall.

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

For Immediate Release: 11/16/17 04:41 a.m.
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The Idaho State Police is currently working a crash northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 90 in Fort Hall. Expect travel delays.

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