One Airlifted to Hospital After Truck Overturns Near Richfield
RICHFIELD, Idaho (KLIX)- A Hansen woman was flown to a hospital after being a passenger in semi-truck that overturned Tuesday near Richfield.
According to Idaho State Police the semi carrying potatoes overturned just after 4:30 Tuesday on a curve on Highway 26. Police say Tamara F. Sartain, 53, of Hansen, was transported by air ambulance to St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center. James Dennis, 49, of Hansen, was driving the truck.
The westbound lane was blocked for approximately 1 hour. The eastbound lane was blocked for about 3 hours. It is not known if Dennis and Sartain were wearing their seatbelts. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.