Wednesday, July 10, 2019

2nd Update - Crash with Blockage on Yellowstone Hwy at W 65th S, Idaho Falls

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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: 07/10/2019 1:05 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office


On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at approximately 8:06 AM, Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Yellowstone Hwy and W 65th S, south of Idaho Falls.

Lance Dabell, 53, of Rigby, was traveling eastbound on W 65th S in a 2008 GMC Sierra Pickup. Charlotte Frew, 58, of Blackfoot, was traveling westbound on W 65th S in a 2002 Jeep Liberty. Dabell was turning left onto Yellowstone Hwy to go northbound, and failed to yield to Frew.

Both parties were transported by personal vehicles to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Frew was wearing a seatbelt, Dabell was not.

The southbound lanes of Yellowstone Hwy were partially blocked for approximately one hour and twenty minutes.

3984 / 3933

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All lanes are back open.


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The Idaho State Police is investigating a crash on southbound Yellowstone Hwy at W. 65th S., Idaho Falls. One southbound lane is open.