Monday, January 23, 2017

Snow Plow Crash on US-20 in Bingham County

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 01/23/2017 9:15 p.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

On Monday, January 23, 2017, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle crash westbound on US-20 near milepost 278, in Bingham County.

Chad R. Barber, 33, of Rigby, was driving westbound in a 2005 Mack Truck CV713 plowing snow. Barber drove too close to the roads edge, slid off, and rolled the vehicle. Barber was wearing a seat belt.

All lanes of travel were blocked for approximately five and a half hours.