Saturday, November 8, 2014

Injury Crash Near the Fort Hall

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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: 11/8/2014 10:00 a.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, November 08, 2014, at 7:17 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle injury crash on Interstate 15, just north of the Fort Hall Casino.

Sarah A. Ward, 22 of Blackfoot, was driving a 1997 Ford Explorer south on Interstate 15 near milepost 81, when she went off the right shoulder and rolled near milepost 81. Ward was not wearing a seatbelt and transported by ground ambulance to the Portneuf Regional Medical Center in Pocatello.

The right lane of Interstate 15 was blocked for approximately 45 minutes. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

DSP Initials KL / LL