Saturday, July 2, 2022

Injury Crash in Franklin County

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 1
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 07/02/2022 7:25 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, July 1, 2022, at approximately 9:15 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash eastbound on State Highway 36 near milepost 16.9, in Franklin County.

An 80-year-old male, was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee eastbound, with a 78-year-old female passenger, both from Afton, Wyoming. A 29-year-old female, from Medford, Oregon, was driving a Dodge Dart westbound. The vehicles collided head on.

All occupants were transported by ground ambulance to local hospitals.

The roadway was blocked for approximately two hours and 30 minutes.

This crash remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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