Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Troopers arrest man on multiple felonies including Aggravated DUI

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

December 22, 2021 at 12:30 p.m.
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Troopers arrest man on multiple felonies including Aggravated DUI

Idaho State Police Troopers arrested a man on multiple felonies after a Trooper witnessed a vehicle driving at an estimated 100 mph on Interstate 15 in Bannock County.

The Trooper was on patrol December 21, 2021, when shortly after 8:00 p.m., he witnessed a black Hyundai sedan pass him at a high rate of speed on northbound I-15 north of Pocatello. The Trooper immediately activated his emergency lights in an attempt to stop the vehicle. The driver did not stop and continued at a high rate of speed, exiting the interstate at E. Ross Fork Road and turning south onto Hiline Road. The suspect vehicle attempted a turn but lost control and rolled off the right shoulder.

As the Trooper approached the vehicle, the driver got out of the car and was immediately taken into custody. Looking into the vehicle, the Trooper could see three occupants, an adult female, and two juveniles. All were wearing seat belts. All occupants and the driver were transported via ground ambulance to a nearby hospital. Injuries to the juveniles were minor. The driver was also treated and released. Upon medical release, Troopers arrested the driver. He was booked into the Bannock County Jail on the following charges:

Arrested: Philbert D. Lossing, 38, Chubbock

Charged: Aggravated DUI (F)
Eluding an Officer (F)
Possession of a controlled substance - Methamphetamine (F)
Injury to a child, 2 counts (m)
Driving without privileges (m)
Possession of drug paraphernalia (m)
Possession of an open container of alcohol by the driver (m)