Friday, September 14, 2018

Final Update - Blocking Crash on Interstate 84, East of Boise

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

For Immediate Release: 09/14/18 8:35 A.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***Final Update***

On Friday, September 14, 2018, at 2:46 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle property damage crash on westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 72.5, at the Elmore/Ada county line.

Matthew R. Collins, 26 of Forest Grove, Oregon, was stationary in the right lane of westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 72.5 in a 2008 Toyota Scion XB.

Edward J. Garlock, 61 of Boise, was driving a 2016 Freightliner westbound in the right lane. Garlock swerved to avoid hitting Collins but still struck the rear of Collin's vehicle with the front corner of his semi.

Garlock was wearing a seatbelt, unknown if Collins was. Both lanes of travel were blocked for approximately 2.5 hours.

This crash was investigated by the Idaho State Police.



All lanes of travel are now open. More information will be released when it becomes available.


**End of Update**

Idaho State Police is currently investigating a crash westbound Interstate 84 at milepost 72.5, east of Boise. The left lane is currently blocked at this time.