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Bonneville Co, ID – Two Hospitalized in Semi-Truck Crash on US 20 at MP 310

Posted by Attorneys of Idaho | Jun 02, 2024 | 0 Comments

Bonneville County, ID (June 2, 2024) – Idaho State Police troopers are investigating an injury crash that occurred at 2:05 p.m. on Friday, on westbound U.S. Highway 20 at milepost 310 in Bonneville County.

A 39-year-old male from Idaho Falls, with a juvenile passenger, was driving a cement truck when the crash occurred and apparently involved at least one passenger car. Two people were transported to a local hospital via ground ambulance. The lanes were blocked for just under four hours. This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police. No further details were released in the meantime, but officers asked for witnesses to come forward as the inquiry remained ongoing.

Our thoughts are extended to the injured victims and their loved ones. We hope for their complete recovery.

Truck Accidents in Idaho

Bonneville Co, ID - Two Hospitalized in Semi-Truck Crash on US 20 at MP 310

The United States has around 40 million trucks on our roadways at any given time. Unfortunately, around 159,000 individuals were hurt in truck-related incidents in one recent year alone, with 5,000 of them losing their lives. A typical semi-truck weighs more than 10,000 pounds. Large trucks have bigger blind spots and need more time to stop than vehicles. Add in human error from drivers, who often put in lengthy hours behind the wheel, and the possibility of disastrous crashes increases significantly.

You'll undoubtedly have many questions about the accident, injuries received, medical bills, and other expenditures if you or someone you know is in a trucking accident. These are some frequently asked questions about trucking accidents. After all, tractor-trailer and large truck accidents are typically much more serious than an average vehicle crash, so it's essential to have an advocate in the aftermath.

Please get in touch with our Idaho truck accident lawyers without delay if you or a loved one has been in a semi-truck accident. You can rely on our staff to provide the knowledgeable assistance and advocacy you need during these trying times. Meet with one of our Bonneville truck accident attorneys by calling (208) 314-8888. 

Notes: Our writers used outside sources to create this post, and our staff has not independently verified the information. If you find anything inaccurate in this post, please contact our office, Attorneys of Idaho, and we will make the correction right away or remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: The photograph used in this post is not connected to this accident in any way. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business, and the information provided herein is not intended to be legal or medical advice. If you or someone you love is injured in an Idaho accident, first, seek medical treatment immediately and then speak with a lawyer about your rights.

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