Friday, December 16, 2016

Injury Crash on State Highway 33

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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: 12/16/16 03:28 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, December 16, 2016, at approximately 12:03 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash, on State Highway 33, near milepost 139, in Teton County.

Fritz Harrigfeld, 86, of Ashton, was driving northbound on SH33 in a 1992 Dodge Caravan. Harrigfeld was unable to stop for a breaking vehicle and drove into the southbound lanes of travel, striking a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Jeep Grand Cherokee was driven by Joanne McTigue, 58, of Tetonia. McTigue was wearing a seat belt. Harrigfeld and his passenger Jeffery Harrigfeld, 57, of Ashton, were not wearing their seatbelts.

Fritz and Jeffery Harrigfeld were both transported by ground ambulance to Teton Valley Hospital.