Friday, July 11, 2014

Final Update: Injury Crash on I15 South of Blackfoot Exit

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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: 07/12/2014 12:47 am
Please direct questions to the District Office

***Final Update***

The correct location of this crash is SB I15 at mile marker 91.

On July 11, 2014 at 9:53 pm, Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle injury crash southbound on I15 at mile marker 91, south of the Blackfoot Exit.

Lindsay Thompson, 23 of Chubbuck, was traveling southbound on I15 in a 1999 Buick Regal. Thompson encountered a slow moving vehicle in which she swerved to avoid. She lost control of her vehicle and traveled off the left shoulder of the roadway. The vehicle rolled into the median coming to rest on its top.

Thompson was wearing her seatbelt. She was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center.

The left lane of travel was blocked for about two hours.


Idaho State Police is on scene of an injury crash southbound on I15 at mile marker 93, south of the Blackfoot Exit.

The left lane of travel is blocked while crews work to remove the wreckage.

More information will be provided as it become available.