Saturday, February 23, 2013

Commercial Vehicle Crash US 93 south of Mackay

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

Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 02/23/13 07:04pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On February 23, 2013, at 9:53 AM, Idaho State Police investigated a non injury crash on US 93 at milepost 100, south of Mackay. Amarjit Singh, of Manteca, California was driving south on US 93 in a Blue 2005 freightliner pulling a 53 foot van trailer. Singh encountered packed snow and ice, lost control and his truck jackknifed. The northbound lane was blocked for approximately 8 hours.

Crash is under investigated by Idaho State Police and was assisted by Custer County Sheriff's.