Sunday, July 27, 2014

Injury Crash South of Inkom 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: 07/2/2014 at 8?00 a.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

On July 27, 2014, at approximately 4:30 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 15, near milepost 53, south of Inkom, ID.

Erick Chavez, 18, of Idaho Falls, ID., was driving north on Interstate 15, near milepost 53 in a 2007 Scion. Chavez drove off the left shoulder of the road, and overcorrected. The vehicle rolled, and came to rest off of the right shoulder of the road.

Chavez and his passenger, Estefania Mendoza, 19, of Idaho Falls, ID., were transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, ID.

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