Monday, July 8, 2019

***UPDATE***Blocking Crash North of 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: 7/8/2019 3:02 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office


On Monday, July 8, 2019, at 12:30 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a vehicle versus pedestrian fatality crash on eastbound U.S. Highway 20 at exit 310, near Idaho Falls.

Jostin D. Talcott, 75, of Idaho Falls, was trying to cross U.S. Highway 20 from the right shoulder of the east bound lanes to get to the west bound side. Talcott was struck in the east bound left lane by a 2016 Honda CRV, driven by Carla A. Killian, 41, of Idaho Falls. Talcott succumbed to his injuries on scene. Next of kin has been notified. Killian was wearing a seatbelt.

The eastbound lanes of U.S. Highway 20 was blocked for approximately 1.5 hours. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.


Idaho State Police is currently on scene of a crash eastbound US20 at the end of the 310 on ramp, north of Idaho Falls. All eastbound lanes are blocked at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.