Jerome County, ID (September 18, 2023) – A fatal two-vehicle collision happened on Interstate 84 at milepost 200.5 early Friday, September 15, 2023.
Around 2:00 a.m., a 2016 Freightliner semi-truck, driven by a 43-year-old from Denver, Colorado, veered into the eastbound lanes.
It collided with a 2018 Volvo semi-truck operated by a 53-year-old Burbank, Illinois resident.
The Freightliner driver died on the spot. The Volvo’s driver and a 48-year-old Chicago passenger went to nearby hospitals by ambulance.
The Volvo driver had his seatbelt on. Currently, eastbound lanes remain blocked.
The investigation is still ongoing.