Friday, February 16, 2018

** Final Update ** Crash Southbound I-15 near Malad

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Idaho State Police

District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 2

Pocatello, Idaho 83204

208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 2/16/2018 9:58 p.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

***** Final Update *****

On February 16, 2018, at approximately 4:56 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle fatality crash southbound on I-15 near milepost 17, north of Malad City, in Oneida County, ID.

Kylie R. Smoot, 21, of North Salt Lake, UT was driving a 2013 Honda CRV southbound on I-15. The vehicle went off the left shoulder of the roadway, came back on the interstate, rolled and came to rest on the right shoulder.

Smoot and her passenger, Abbey Thompson, 20, of Sagle, ID were transported via ground ambulance to Oneida County Hospital in Malad City. Smoot's other passenger, Lisa K. Huband, 21, of New River, AZ succumbed to her injuries at the scene. Next of kin has been notified.

The right southbound lane was blocked for approximately an hour.

Idaho State Police was assisted by Oneida County Sheriff's Office and Oneida Ambulance.


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***** UPDATE *****

The right southbound lane is open.



Idaho State Police is investigating a crash southbound on I-15 near milepost 17, north of Malad, in Oneida County.

The right lane of travel is blocked. More information will be provided as it becomes available.