Monday, October 2, 2023

Rollover Crash West of Burley

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 10/2/2023 4:55 AM
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating an injury collision which occurred on Monday, October 2, 2023, at 12:47 AM, on eastbound I-84 near mile marker 202.5 in Minidoka County.

A 28-year-old-man from Portland, Oregon was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on Interstate 84 when he drove onto the right shoulder. The Chevrolet rear-ended a 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe which was stationary on the shoulder. The Chevrolet rolled several times before coming to rest on the south Frontage Road.

The Hyundai had three occupants at the time of the collision.

The driver of the Chevrolet was transported via ground ambulance, then air ambulance, to a local hospital. The occupants of the Hyundai were not transported.

The driver of the Chevrolet was not wearing a seat-belt.

The eastbound I-84 lanes were partially blocked for approximately three hours allowing emergency responders to assist those involved and clear the scene.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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