Thursday, September 29, 2016

Fatal Crash I15 North of DuBois

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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: 09/29/16 9:15 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On September 29, 2016, at approximately 5:20 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a rollover crash on Interstate 15 at milepost 174, north of DuBois in Clark County, ID.

Larry D. DeLong, 71, of Mesquite, NV, was driving southbound on Interstate 15 in a 1992 Chevrolet pickup, pulling a trailer when he failed to maintain his lane, overcorrected and rolled. DeLong succumbed to his injuries on scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

DeLong's passenger, Patricia D. Lindquist, 68, of Libby, MT., was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, ID. Lindquist was wearing a seat belt.

Next of kin notification has been made.