Tuesday, May 12, 2015

***Correction*** Single vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 84 near mile marker 33

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 05/12/15 at 4:00 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office


Correction; correct spelling of driver's name is Cory Corson.


*** Update***

On May 12, 2015, at approximately 1:17 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle rollover crash, westbound on Interstate 84 at mile marker 33.

Cory Corson, 21, of Silver Springs, NV, was traveling eastbound on Interstate 84 in a red Ford Ranger when the vehicle drifted into the median. Corson overcorrected and the vehicle rolled, coming to rest in the westbound lanes, blocking both lanes of travel. Corson and his passenger, Derick Hough, 17, of Boise, were transported by ground ambulance to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Both occupants were wearing seatbelts. All westbound lanes were blocked for approximately an hour and a half while crews worked to clear the scene.


***End of Update***

The Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle rollover crash westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 33. All lanes of travel have been blocked westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 35.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area if possible.