Tuesday, July 17, 2018

** Final Update ** Two vehicle crash blocking eastbound lanes I84 at milepost 29, near Caldwell

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 07/17/2018 4:59 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

** Final Update **

On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at approximately 2:09 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, property damage crash eastbound on I-84, west of the Franklin Road, exit 29, in Caldwell, ID.

Leonard C. Silvani, 88, of Boise, Idaho, was driving a 2013 Ford motorhome. Diljot S. Hunjan, 27, of Delta, British Columbia, was driving a 2007 Kenworth semi pulling a single trailer.

Silvani was stopped on the eastbound right shoulder. As Silvani attempted to merge into traffic
Hunjan braked and swerved to avoid him. Hunjan's vehicle overturned blocking the eastbound lanes for approximately two hours.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.


** Update Complete **
** Update 1 **

The eastbound lanes of I-84 at between 10th Street (exit 28) and Franklin Road (Exit 29) are open. There are still delays in the area due to backed up traffic.


** End Update **

The Idaho State Police is investigating a two vehicle crash eastbound I84 at milepost 29. The eastbound lanes are completely blocked at this time.