Friday, October 25, 2019

*Final Update* Crash Blockage on US 91, North of Preston, ID

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 1
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 10/26/2019 at 12:00 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***Final Update***

On Friday, October 25, 2019, at 3:51 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle injury crash at 2815 N Highway 91. This is on US91 at approximately milepost 13.5, north of Preston, in Franklin County.

Jon E. Bullock, 54, of McCammon, was driving southbound on U.S. 91 in a 1997 Ford F250 pickup, pulling a 30 foot utility trailer loaded with scrap metal. The weight of the loaded trailer over-powered the pickup before both left the roadway and overturned. Bullock was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. He was transported by ground ambulance to Franklin County Medical Center in Preston.

The southbound lane of U.S. Highway 91 was blocked for approximately 5.5 hours.


End of Update

Idaho State Police is currently investigating a crash at 2815 N Hwy 91. This is approximately US 91 at milepost 13.5, north of Preston, ID.

The southbound lane of US 91 is currently blocked. Motorists should expect delays in this area.