Sunday, September 1, 2013

2 Vehicle Crash at the US91 and Ferry Butte Road Intersection

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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: 09/01/2013 9:45 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On September 1, 2013, at approximately 5:51 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash at the intersection of US91 and Ferry Butte Road, near mile marker 95, in Bingham County. A 1993 Mitsubishi Galant was traveling east on Ferry Butte Road and failed to obey the stop sign at the intersection. Brook Jensen, 37, of Blackfoot, was driving south on US91 in a 2004 Ford Expedition with five minor children in the vehicle. The driver and passenger of the Mitsubishi fled the scene of the crash on foot.

The road was blocked for approximately 1 hour. The driver and passengers in Jensen's vehicle were wearing seatbelts.

The crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police.