Train vs truck collision closes section of Highway 33; minor injuries

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MENAN, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) — Just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, Idaho State Police investigated a semi vs train injury crash on State Highway 33 at milepost 62, just east of the Sage Port of entry.

Zakary Shurtliff, 21, of Hamer, was driving eastbound on SH 33. When he approached milepost 62, the train was already crossing and Shurtliff collided with the rear box car. Shurtliff had minor injuries.
Shurtliff was wearing a seat belt.

SH 33 was blocked from about the Sage Port of entry to milepost 70.75.

The Idaho State Police was assisted by Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Idaho Department of Transportation.

This crash is under investigation.

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