Monday, August 6, 2012

Two vehicle crash NB I15 at milepost 76 near Fort Hall

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

For Immediate Release: 08/06/12 07:00 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On August 6, 2012, at approximately 4:46 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash on the northbound side of Interstate 15 near milepost 76, near Fort Hall. Ty Gray, 19, from Blackfoot, ID, was traveling northbound in a 1999 Dodge Neon, approaching traffic that was slowing to maneuver around an Idaho State Trooper who was assisting a motorist on the side of the road. Gray swerved to avoid the slower traffic at which point Ann Kennedy, 35, from Blackfoot, ID, driving a 1997 Ford Taurus, rear-ended Gray. Gray's passenger, Tammy Peterson, 18, from Blackfoot, ID was transported to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello by ground ambulance.
The crash is still under investigation.