Monday, June 11, 2012

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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: 6/11/12 1:40 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On June 10, 2012 at approximately 8:25 p.m. the Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover on US Highway 20 at milepost 286.6. Linda Mcaffee, 62, of Arco, Idaho, was traveling east on Highway 20 in a black Jeep Cherokee when, for unknown reasons, she drifted across the center line and left shoulder. Mcaffee came back onto the roadway, overcorrected, went back off the left shoulder and overturned the vehicle. Mcaffee was pronounced dead at the scene. She was wearing her seatbelt. The westbound lanes of travel were blocked for approximately three hours.

Idaho State Police was assisted at the scene by INL Fire and EMS and Bonneville County Sheriff's Office. The crash is still under investigation.