Thursday, September 22, 2022

Injury crash Gifford Reubens Rd milepost 7, near Lewiston

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
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For Immediate Release: 09/22/2022 10:32 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigated a single vehicle, single occupant crash, that occurred at about 5:33 PM on September 22, 2022, on Gifford Reubens Road near milepost 7.

A Gray 2002 Chevy Tahoe was northbound on Gifford Rubens Road, near mile post 7, being driven by a 20-year-old male of Lewiston, ID, when the vehicle drove off the right shoulder and continued down an extreme embankment into a deep ditch.

The vehicle overturned onto the roof, then cartwheeled landing on its tires. A passerby discovered the crash and called 911. The driver was trapped in the vehicle and had to extricated. The driver was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash. He was transported to the hospital by ground ambulance. The incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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