Truck Pulling Horse Trailer Slams Into Cars on I-84
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) State police say a truck pulling a horse trailer rear ended cars slowing down for another crash along Interstate 84 near Hazelton Thursday afternoon.
Idaho State Police say that around 4:30 p.m. Garrett Mussmann, 19, of Murtaugh, was driving the 2016 Ram 3500 truck pulling trailer with horses in it when he failed to yield to cars that had stopped in front of him. The Ram hit a sedan driven by a Burley 19 year old. The sedan was then shoved into another sedan driven by a Burley 18 year old.
The cars had stopped in the left lane because of another crash in front of them. All involved had been wearing their seat belts and no one was seriously injured. Garrett was charged with following too close. The left lane of westbound I84 was blocked for approximately two hours.