Saturday, August 6, 2016

Injury Crash on I86 near milepost 51

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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: 8/6/2016 6:50pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, August 6, 2016, at 4:58 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate 86 near milepost 51, near Arbon Valley.

Stephen Pippenger, 44, of Downey, was traveling eastbound on Interstate 86 in a 2013 Mercedes 17 person passenger van, when he encountered a sudden downpour of rain. Pippenger lost control and went into the median where the vehicle rolled. The bus was empty at the time. Pippenger was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.