Sunday, October 29, 2023

Injury Crash Westbound US-20 North of Rigby

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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: 10/29/23 9:36 p.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a crash which occurred at approximately 5:16 p.m., on Sunday, October 29, 2023, on US-20 near milepost 325, the Menan-Lorenzo overpass, in Jefferson County.

A 30-year-old male, from Rexburg, was driving a 2021 Chevy Silverado westbound on US-20. Near milepost 328 he struck the back of a 2007 Buick Lucerne and continued driving westbound. At approximately milepost 325 the Chevy struck the barrier and rolled.

The driver of the Chevy was transported via air med to a local hospital. He was wearing a seatbelt.

The westbound lanes of US-20 were blocked for approximately two and a half hours.

Idaho State Police were assisted by the Madison County Sheriff's Office, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Central Fire Ambulance, Rigby QRU, Air Idaho Rescue, and the Idaho Transportation Department.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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