Sunday, October 2, 2016

Update: One Vehicle Crash Near Inkom

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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: 10/02/16 4:15 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

****** Update ******

On October 2, 2016, at approximately 4:47 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle property damage crash on northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 58, near Inkom.

Zhidao Li, 27, of China, was driving southbound on I15 in a silver 2016 Dodge Caravan. Li drove off the right shoulder, struck the guard rail, drove back across the southbound lanes of travel and through the median. Li overturned the vehicle and came to rest in the right lane on the northbound side of I15. All occupants were wearing a seat belt.

Li's passenger Pan Xiaochan, 30, of China, was transported by ground ambulance to the Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello.

The northbound right lane of travel was blocked for approximately one hour.


***** End Update *****

The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a one-vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 15 at milepost 58, near Inkom. The right lane of travel is currently blocked. More information will be released when it becomes available.