Friday, November 30, 2012

**UPDATE** Crash On Interstate 15 In Pocatello

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 11/30/2012 10:31 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Around 8:00 this morning, November 30th, 2012, the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle rollover crash which resulted in two people being injured. Jacqueline Cuttlers, age 16 of Pocatello was driving southbound on I15 at milepost 67.7, just before the South 5th Street exit when she went off the right side of the road and overcorrected. Cuttlers' vehicle rolled several times, coming to rest on its wheels in the left lane of southbound traffic. Traffic was blocked for about an hour while emergency crews responded. Cuttlers and her passenger, Ginger Cuttlers, age 51 and also of Pocatello, were transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello,ID. Both were wearing their seatbelts. The investigation is ongoing.

Previous Release:
Idaho State Police is currently investigating a crash on Interstate 15 at milepost 68 south of the Clark Street exit in Pocatello. The south bound lanes of Interstate 15 have considerable blockage and traffic is moving slowly. Idaho State Police recommends for you to use an alternative route if possible. More information will be released later once it becomes available.