Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Injury Crash near Mountain Home

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Region 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
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For Immediate Release: 06/16/10 7:25pm
Contact: Trooper Beckner

Injury Crash near Mountain Home

At approximately 1:36 pm on Wednesday, June 16, 2010, Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle injury crash on Interstate 84 near mile post 108. The driver was traveling eastbound on Interstate 84 in a 1997 Honda Civic when, for unknown reasons, he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle rolled multiple times on the right shoulder of the interstate. Two passengers were ejected and transported by LifeFlight to Saint Alphonsus in Boise. Three other passengers were transported by ground to Elmore Medical Center with non life threatening injuries. Names are not being released at this time pending notification to family members. Alcohol was not a factor in this crash. The crash remains under investigation by Trooper Beckner. Trooper Beckner was assisted at the scene by Trooper Ivey and Trooper Avery, as well as Elmore County Deputies and EMS personnel.