Thursday, May 9, 2013

Correction: Update: Injury Crash Eastbound I86 near Milepost 57

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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: 5/9/2013 1:50 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office


Occurred in Power County.

*** Update***

On May 9, 2013, at approximately 12:09 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle rollover crash eastbound near milepost 57, in Power County.

Carie A. Wegert, 44, of Star, was driving a 2000 Toyota Tundra east on Interstate 86 near milepost 57. Wegert hit the rumble strip, over corrected and the vehicle rolled. Wegert was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, ID. Wegert was wearing a seat belt.

Traffic was diverted for approximately one hour.


All lanes of travel are now open.


Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle injury crash eastbound Interstate 86 at milepost 57. Expect delays in the area as both travel lanes are blocked. Traffic is being diverted onto the shoulder.
More information will follow as it becomes available.