Thursday, September 10, 2015

*** Update Diverting Traffic *** Multiple crashes cause traffic delays on I-15 north of 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: 9/10/2015 3:06 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

*** Update ***
Traffic is being diverted at the I-86/I-15 spur eastbound to northbound. Traffic will be diverted southbound onto I-15.

The right lane of the crash southbound on I15 @71 is blocked at this time.

**End of Update***


The Idaho State Police are on scene of a single-vehicle crash southbound I-15 at milepost 71 and a two-vehicle crash northbound I-15 at milepost 73. All lanes are open at the southbound crash. The right lane is blocked at the northbound crash.

It is expected that emergency crews will be on scene for an extended period of time, working to clear the crashes.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes of travel. More information will be released as it becomes available.