Morning Road conditions Claim One Life; Causes havoc for others
This morning’s snow storm created havoc on Magic Valley roadways. Road conditions left one person dead and sent at least two people to the hospital. Idaho State Police say a single vehicle fatality crash on Interstate 86 claimed the life of 65 year old Allyn Hobbs of Grace. The accident happened at around 8:15 east of Burley. According to police Hobbs was heading west in a 1986 Toyota pickup when he lost control of his vehicle and went into the median. Hobbs’ vehicle rolled several times. Police say he was not wearing his seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. Hobbs was pronounced deceased at the scene. Six more accidents between 6:00 and 9:00 were also reported yesterday morning by the ISP, including tractor trailer roll over on I-84 near milepost 199.