Friday, December 21, 2012

Jefferson County Crash Injures One, Blocks SH48

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

For Immediate Release: 12/21/12 3:20 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

Shortly before 10:00 AM this morning, the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash that blocked the eastbound lane of State Highway 48. Claude Walker, age 62 of Rigby was driving south on 4300 East at the intersection of State Highway 48. Robin Dunn, age 57 and also of Rigby, was eastbound on State Highway 48. Walker failed to stop at the stop sign and entered the intersection, striking Dunn. Dunn was transported to Madison Memorial by ground ambulance. The eastbound lane of traffic was blocked for approximately an hour and fifteen minutes. Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.