Friday, January 17, 2020

Multiple crashes on I84 in Cassia County

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 1/17/2020 6:43 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, January 17, 2020, Idaho State Police investigated multiple crashes on I84 between mileposts 222 and 233, in Cassia County. There were high winds in the area that caused drifting snow and low visibility conditions. Due to the road conditions in the area, SH81 was closed from mileposts 0-14 in Cassia County for approximately one-and-a-half hours. SH77 was closed from mileposts 8-15 in Cassia County for approximately two hours. I84 was closed from milepost 222 in Cassia County to milepost 269 in Oneida County for approximately four hours. All roads have since been re-opened and all the crashes have been cleared. Idaho State Police was assisted at the scene by the Cassia County Sheriff's Office.

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