Saturday, May 24, 2014

ISP investigates one-vehicle rollover crash on I-15 near Shelley

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 5/24/2014 8:00 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 5:54 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle, rollover crash on Interstate 15 at milepost 108, near the Shelley exit.

Morgan Weir, 19, of Chubbuck, ID, was driving a 2000 Toyota Sienna van south on Interstate 15 near milepost 108 when she drove off the roadway, rolled across the median, and came to rest in the northbound I-15 travel lanes. Weir, the only occupant of the vehicle, was not wearing her seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. She was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.

The two northbound lanes of traffic were blocked for approximately forty minutes and traffic was diverted off the Interstate at exit 108. The crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police.