Saturday, May 16, 2020

*Final Update* Injury Crash in Jefferson County East of Terreton

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 528-3400 FAX: (208) 528-3485

For Immediate Release: 5/16/2020 3:18 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***Final Update***

On Saturday, May 16, 2020, Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash at the intersection of SH33 and N 1500 E, east of Terreton, in Jefferson County.

A juvenile was driving eastbound on E SH33 in a 1999 Lincoln Town Car and pulled over to the right shoulder to prepare to make a U-turn in the intersection of N 1500 E. As the juvenile proceeded into the U-turn the Lincoln Town Car was struck in the rear driver's side door by a 2012 Honda motorcycle driven by Jeffery R. Isham, 54, of Howe.

Isham was wearing a helmet and protective gear but succumbed to his injuries on scene. Family notification has been made. The juvenile and his juvenile passenger were not wearing seatbelts and were not transported.

Both directions of SH33 were blocked at the intersection for approximately 4 hours. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.


***End of Update***

Idaho State Police is on scene of an injury crash in the intersection of E 1500 N/ N 1500 E on State Highway 33 just east of Terreton. Traffic is congested on State Highway 33.