Monday, April 2, 2018

Final Update - Crash at the 211 exit on I84, near Burley

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 04/02/2018 2:15 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

** Final Update **

On Monday, April 2, 2018, at approximately 6:30 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated at two-vehicle, fatality crash I-84 at milepost 211, near Burley.

A commercial vehicle was westbound on I-84 when it went off the roadway, through the guardrail of the overpass, and landed on the lanes of SH-24, striking a 1997 GMC pickup driven by Gregory Grove, 63, of Albion.

The driver of the semi succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash, Grove was not transported. It is unknown at this time if seatbelts were worn and the name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

I-84 is reduced to one lane and SH-24 was blocked for approximately two hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.



**2nd Update**

The westbound lanes are currently reduced to one lane near exit 211 on I-84.


State Highway 24 is currently blocked at milepost 0, under I-84 at milepost 211 overpass.


The Idaho State Police is investigating a crash. The westbound 211 off ramp is currently blocked on I84, near Burley.