Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Medical Emergency on Interstate 86

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2203
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 233-7451

For Immediate Release: 05/19/2010 9:22PM
Contact: Sgt. Brush

At approximately 10:02 AM on May 19th, 2010, Idaho State Police investigated a medical call on Interstate 86 at milepost 55. Charles Hart, 47 years of age, from Aberdeen, was traveling westbound in his commercial vehicle when he had medical emergency. Hart's passenger assisted getting the vehicle parked on the right shoulder. Idaho State Police, Power County Sheriff, Power County Ambulance, Fort Hall Ambulance and LifeFlight responded. Traffic was shut down for approximately 30 minutes while LifeFlight was onscene. Hart died at the scene. Next of kin has been notified.