Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Second Update: Crash Blocking Westbound I84 at milepost 199 between Burley and Hazelton

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

For Immediate Release: 03/03/2020 12:22 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***Second Update***

On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at approximately 6:22 a.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle injury crash on Interstate 84 at milepost 199.1, between Burley and Hazelton. Hovert Lee, 60, of Portland, Oregon, was westbound in a 2010 Hyundai Accent. Hovert's vehicle went off the left shoulder, overcorrected, coming back onto the interstate where it rolled several times, coming to rest in the right lane of travel.

Hovert was transported by air ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. Hovert was wearing a seatbelt.

The right lane of travel was blocked for approximately 1.5 hours.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.


***End of Second Update***


All lanes of travel are now open.

***End of Update***

At this time the Idaho State Police are investigating a crash that is blocking the right lane on Interstate 84 at mile marker 199, between Burley and Hazelton.