Friday, October 8, 2010

One vehicle rollover crash on I86 near American Falls

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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: 10/08/2010 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Sgt. Manning

On October 8, 2010 at 3:14 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover crash westbound on I86 at mile marker 47, near American Falls.

Cadance C. Branigal, 30 of Powell, WY, was traveling westbound on I86 in a 2002 Jeep Liberty when he drifted into the center median. Branigal steered back onto the road and overcorrected causing his vehicle to travel into the median and roll.

Branigal's passenger, Jessica A. Flores, 25 of Bingham City, UT, was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center. Branigal was arrested for driving under the influence. Both occupants were wearing a seatbelt.

Sergeant Manning was assisted at the scene by Trooper Graham, Commercial Vehicle Specialist Williams, and Power County Deputies.