Saturday, October 21, 2023

Single Vehicle Fatality Crash, Northwest of Wendell

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District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian, ID 83642 (208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: 10/21/2023 5:03 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a vehicle collision which occurred on Saturday, October 21st, at 12:45 A.M., on Interstate 84 near mile marker 148, in Gooding County.

A 27-year-old male from Lubbock, Texas, was travelling eastbound on Interstate 84 in a 2011 Ford Edge. The vehicle drove off the left shoulder of the roadway, overcorrected and rolled.

The driver was wearing a seatbelt. Witnesses on scene transported the driver to a local medical center where he was later transported by air ambulance to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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