Friday, October 30, 2009

Injury Crash Near Fort Hall Injures One

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2203
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 233-7451

For Immediate Release: 10/30/09 10:30 p.m.
Contact: Tpr. Nakashima

On Friday October 30, 2009, at approximately 7:47 p.m., a single vehicle crash occurred on the southbound lanes of Interstate 15 at milepost 81, near Fort Hall. A 1996 Honda Civic, being driven by Megan McShane, age 23 of Provo, Utah, was headed northbound on Interstate 15 when she lost control of her vehicle and went into the median. The vehicle rolled several times coming to rest in the southbound lanes. McShane was transported to Portneuf West Medical Center in Pocatello for minor injuries. She was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the crash. Alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation by Tpr. Nakashima.