One Taken to Hospital After Crashing into Snowplow on I-84
The following information is from Idaho State Police:
On Sunday, December 28, 2014, at approximately 1:23 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash eastbound Interstate 84 at milepost 227, near the Cotterel Port of Entry.
Justin Blau, age 28, of Twin Falls, was traveling east in a 2013 Hyundai Elantra. Jeffery Freiburger, age 51, of Burley, was traveling in an ITD snowplow and had stopped on the median side of the interstate to assist a motorist who had slid off of the road. Blau's vehicle lost control and struck the back of the snowplow.
Blau was transported by ground ambulance to Cassia Regional Medical Center in Burley. Freiburger was uninjured in the crash. The left lane was blocked for approximately one hour and fifteen minutes. The crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police.