Friday, April 2, 2021

Injury Crash North Of Shelley

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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: 04/02/2021 7:50 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, April 2, 2021, at 5:27 p.m., Idaho State Police investigate an injury crash northbound on US91 north of mile marker 119, north of Shelley.

Dakota V. Hicks, 20, of Shelley, was driving northbound on US91 in a 1996 Chevrolet pick-up. Brandon K. Park, 29, of Shelley, was also driving northbound in a 2012 GMC Sierra. James P. Williams, 51, of Blackfoot, was driving southbound in a 2016 Honda Pilot. Hicks struck the GMC Sierra, crossed the center line, and struck the Honda Pilot.

Hicks, James Williams, and James' passenger, Laurena Williams, 50, of Blackfoot, were transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. Hicks was not wearing a seatbelt. All other occupants were wearing seatbelts.

Both northbound and southbound lanes of travel were blocked for approximately two hours. The lanes have been re-opened.

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