Monday, February 25, 2013

Rollover Crash Blocks Interstate 15 near Blackfoot

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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: 02/26/2013 at 12:05 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On February 25, 2013, at approximately 8:00 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a rollover injury crash on Interstate 15 at milepost 90.5, near Blackfoot. Britton Huycke, age 45, of Costa Mesa, California was traveling south in a 1998 Mercury Mountaineer when he approached slower traffic. Huycke then turned his vehicle left, rolling his vehicle and came to rest in the median. Huycke was transported by ground ambulance to Bingham Memorial Hospital.

The southbound left lane of travel was blocked for approximately one and a half hours. Huycke was wearing his seatbelt. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.