Accident: 2 Injured as Semi Truck Crashes into Motorhome Near Burley
Monday afternoon, a semi-truck collided with a motorhome on Interstate 84 near Burley in Southern Idaho.
Information found in a news release from the Idaho State Police below:
Idaho State Police is investigating a vehicle collision which occurred on April 3, 2023, at 12:22 p.m., on westbound I84 at mile marker 214.9, in Minidoka County.
A semi-truck and trailer, driven by a 44-year-old man from Delta, CO, was traveling westbound on I84. The driver struck the rear of a motorhome, also traveling westbound, driven by a 53-year-old man from Long Beach, CA.
Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts, and both were transported by ground ambulance to a local hospital.
Mile marker 214 on I-84 is near the Meridian Road overpass between Burley Exit 211 and the Albion/Declo Exit 216.
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