Saturday, December 7, 2013

Two Vehicle Crash Sends Two to Hospital

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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: 12-7-2013 4:20pm

Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 11:08 am, the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash south on Interstate 15 at mile marker 56 near Inkom. Glenn Hoffman, 52 from Downey, ID was north on I15 in a red Ford Ranger. Hoffman lost control of his vehicle, crossed the median and rolled into the oncoming southbound lanes of travel. Hoffman's vehicle was struck by a Toyota Corolla driven by Robert Muffett, 48 from Anaconda, Montana. Both occupants were transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. The right lane on the southbound side was blocked for three hours. The crash is under investigation.