Friday, January 20, 2012

Single Vehicle Rollover injures 1

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: January 20, 2012 11:10 pm
Contact: Sgt. Cagle

On January 20, 2012, at approximately 6:30 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle rollover on Interstate 84 near milepost 58, between Gowen Road Exit 57 and Eisenman Road Exit 59.

Bernard Liss, 75, of Union City, Indiana, was traveling west in a 2009 Ford F750 truck. Liss drove the vehicle off the left shoulder then over corrected onto the right shoulder where it slid and overturned at least once before coming to rest upside down in the right lane.

Liss was transported by ground ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. The Interstate was partially blocked for over 3 hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

The crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police Sgt. Cagle with assistance at the scene by Idaho State Police Specialist Love and Ada County Deputies.