Thursday, October 30, 2014

One-Vehicle Injury Crash on I-86

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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: 10/30/14 03:12 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, October 30, 2014, at approximately 1:13 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle injury crash on I-86 near milepost 57, in Power County.

Barbara Jewell, 80, of Boise, ID, was travelling west on I86 in a 2003 GMC Envoy. Jewell drove off the left shoulder, overcorrected, crossed both lanes of travel, and went off the right shoulder. After leaving the right shoulder Jewell struck a road sign and rolled the vehicle where it came to rest on its side. Jewell was wearing a seat belt.

Jewell was not transported to the hospital.

Jewell was cited for failure to maintain lane.

DSP Initials JW / KS