Man Killed While Driving Tractor on East Idaho Interstate
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KLIX)- A 21 year old man was killed in a crash between a semi-truck and farm tractor on the interstate near Idaho Falls Wednesday.
According to Idaho State Police McNeil Walker, of Idaho Falls, died from his injures at the scene of the crash near Hammer. ISP says Walker was driving a Joh Deere tractor southbound on I-15 when it was hit by a semi-truck driven by William Gago, 23, of Worth, Florida. The two vehicles rolled into the median.
Gago did not need to be taken to the hospital. Walker had been wearing his seatbelt. The crash is under investigation by ISP, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Jefferson County Quick Response Unit, and Idaho Transportation Department.