Saturday, November 30, 2013

One Vehicle Rollover Near Fort Hall

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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: 11-30-2013 12:35pm

Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, November 30, 2013, at 8:36 am, Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover injury crash on Interstate 15 at mile marker 78.8, just south of Fort Hall. Darren Carpenter, 42 from Clearfield, UT, was travelling north in the right lane in a 2002 Kia. Carpenter left his lane, crossing over the right fog line. He then overcorrected, going off the road onto the left shoulder. The vehicle rolled, coming to rest on its wheels in the median. Carpenter and his 4 juvenile passengers were all transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. All subjects were wearing seatbelts. Idaho State Police was assisted by Fort Hall and Bannock County EMS. The crash is currently under investigation.