Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Single vehicle crash EB US26@375, near Swan Valley

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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: 10/10/2023 11:34 a.m.

Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 6:11 a.m. on Tuesday October 10, 2023, eastbound US26 at milepost 375, near Swan Valley.

A 23-year-old male from Idaho Falls was driving eastbound in a Chevrolet 5500 box truck on US26 near milepost 375. The driver fell asleep and went off the right shoulder and over-turned into the river. There was no fuel leakage from the vehicle.

Unknown if the driver was wearing a seatbelt.

The crash is still under investigation at this time.