Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Crash on I15 near Spencer Claims One

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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: 09/07/2022 5:42 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a vehicle collision which occurred on September 6, 2022, at 9:57 P.M., on I15 at mile marker 180, in Clark County.

A 50-year-old man from La Quinta, CA, was driving southbound on I15 in a Honda passenger car. He overcorrected, drove off the road, and rolled the vehicle where it came to rest on its driver side. The driver was wearing a seatbelt and succumbed to his injures at the scene.

The southbound lanes of I15 were blocked for approximately 5 1/2 hours, allowing emergency responders to assist those involved and clear the scene.

Idaho State Police was assisted by the Clark County Sheriff's Office, Clark County Volunteer EMS, and Clark County Bridge and Road Department.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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