Milk Tanker Separates From Semi Truck Closing Portion Of Freeway Near American Falls


By Paul Johnson

American Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - A semi-truck pulling a milk trailer became separated near American Falls Wednesday closing a portion of I-86. The Idaho State Police say the accident happened at Milepost 36 near American Falls. Authorities say Kenneth Jones, 47 of Blackfoot was traveling westbound when his trailer separted from the semi truck. The trailer dug into the roadway and came to a stop leaving a gouge in the concrete about 150 yards long. The Idaho Transportation Department are currently on scene repairing the roadway.

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