Saturday, February 2, 2013

All Westbound Lanes Near Jerome Are Open

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 2/2/2013 at 4:45 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

*******UPDATE********** 2-2-2013 9:00am

All westbound lanes near Jerome are open at this time. Update and further information to follow.


Idaho State Police, as well as deputies with the Gooding and Jerome County Sheriff's Offices are currently on scene of a crash involving a commercial vehicle and a pickup. The crash is westbound on Interstate 84 at milepost 160, near the Gooding/Jerome county line.

Both westbound lanes of traffic are blocked. Westbound traffic is being diverted off of Interstate 84 at interchange 165, the west Jerome exit. Traffic is being routed to West 300 North road and then west to Wendell where motorists can get back on to Interstate 84 at interchange 157. Eastbound traffic is not being affected.