Thursday, June 27, 2013

Two Vehicle Crash near 619 W US26 in 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: 06/27/2013 6:45 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, June 27, 2103, at approximately 4:54 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle property damage crash on US26 at 619 West in Blackfoot.

Steven Hawkins, 45 of Blackfoot, ID, driving a 1997 Dodge Dakota pickup and Jennifer Saylor, 43 of Indian River, MI, driving a 2011 Kia, were both traveling west on US26. Saylor was turning into the Alpine Group Auto Dealership at 619 West US26, when Hawkins' vehicle struck the rear of Saylors' vehicle. Hawkins and Saylor were both wearing seat belts. The westbound lane was blocked for approximately one and a half hours.