Three Vehicle Pileup In Eastern Idaho Slows Traffic on I-86


By Paul Johnson

Idaho Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A multiple vehicle pileup on Interstate 86 near the Coldwater Rest Area involved two local residents. Idaho State Police say the accident happened near milepost 19 blocking the right lane of the freeway for about an hour. Floyd Eastwood, 67 of Filer was traveling westbound in a 2005 Toyota Corolla while Margarito Rangel 47 of Burley was also westbound in a 2013 Freightliner pulling two trailers. Eastwood’s vehicle struck Rangel’s second trailer from behind. Lyle Harrop, 57 of Elba was also westbound in a 1995 Kenworth commercial vehicle when he struck Eastwood’s vehicle which was in the lane of travel. Earlier police say there were injuries but have yet to release details.

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