Monday, October 11, 2010

Multiple Vehicle Crashes Near the Chubbuck Road Underpass

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 10/12/10 12:03 A.M.
Contact: Trooper Orr

On October 11, 2010, at approximately 8:50 pm, the Idaho State Police responded to reports of multiple property damage crashes on I15 at milepost 72 near the Chubbuck Road underpass. A loading ramp fell off of a flatbed trailer headed northbound on I15. Nine vehicles hit the ramp and received varying degrees of damage to their undercarriage and tires. No injuries were reported.

These crashes are under investigation by Trooper Orr, with assistance from Bannock County Sherriff's Department and Pocatello Police Department.