Saturday, July 16, 2022

Injury Crash near Blackfoot

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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: 07/16/2022 1:11 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating an injury crash that occurred on Friday, July 15, 2022, at approximately 11:09 p.m., southbound Interstate 15 at milepost 98, near Blackfoot in Bingham County.

A 70-year old male, from Rigby, Idaho was driving a 2021 Kenworth Semi southbound when he left the lane of travel and rolled the semi.
The driver was wearing his seat belt and was transported by ground ambulance to a local hospital.

The off ramp at milepost 98 was blocked for approximately an hour.

This crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police.