Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Fatality Crash on I15 near Blackfoot ** Correction**

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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: 12/14/2016 2:30 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

** Correction **

The correct date of this crash should be, Tuesday, December 13, 2016.


** Original Release **

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at approximately 4:23 pm, the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle fatality crash northbound I15 at milepost 96, near Blackfoot.

Shawn Ringel, 39, of Shelley, was northbound on I15 in a 2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer. Ringel was northbound when he went off the left shoulder, over corrected, and went off the right shoulder rolling multiple times. Ringel was ejected from the vehicle, and succumbed to his injuries on scene.

Next of kin has been notified. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.