Tuesday, November 6, 2018

*Final Update to Crash Blocking Northbound I15 in Pocatello

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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: 11/06/2018 1:00 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

*Final Update*

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at 7:50 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, injury crash northbound I15 at milepost 68.6, in Pocatello.

Angela M. McDermott, 36, of Pocatello, was driving northbound on I15 in a 2004 Ford Taurus. Steven R. Tobol, 52, of Ronan, Montana, was driving northbound on I15 in a 1995 Kenworth semi hauling two trailers. McDermott veered into the right lane of travel impacting Tobol's vehicle. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. McDermott was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Regional Medical Center in Pocatello.

The northbound lanes were blocked for approximately two and a half hours.


*End of final update*


The lanes are back open.


The Idaho State Police is investigating a crash northbound on I15 at milepost 68.6 near Pocatello. The northbound lanes are blocked at this time. Motorists should expect delays.