Wednesday, February 17, 2010

1 vehicle crash near Ririe

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

For Immediate Release: 02/17/2010 6:30pm
Contact: Corporal Bivins

On February 17, 2010, at approximately 2:45pm, Idaho State Police responded to a one vehicle crash on US20 at approximately milepost 320,near Ririe,Idaho. Driver Clyde Haacke,73 years of age, of Sugar City, and his wife Rosida Haacke,68 years of age, were traveling East when Mr. Haacke fell asleep at the wheel. The minivan left the road,hit a fence and stopped in the ditch. Both were wearing seatbelts and were taken to Eastern Idaho Medical Center in Idaho Falls. The crash is under investigation by Corporal Bivins assisted by Corporal Barnes of Idaho State Police.