Thursday, August 23, 2018

Four Injured in Crash East of Ririe

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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: 8/24/18 1:00 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On August 23, 2018, at approximately 7:20 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash westbound on US26 at 353, about four miles east of Ririe. Lisa Fowler, age 49, of Jackson,WY, was eastbound on US26 and drifted over the center line, striking a westbound BMW X3 head-on. The BMW, which was driven by Donkguo Zhou, age 44 of Richmond, British Columbia, caught fire after the collision. All occupants were able to exit the vehicle. Fowler and one of Zhou's passengers were taken by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. Two other passengers in Zhou's vehicle were taken by air ambulance, also to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. All occupants were wearing seatbelts. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.