New details released on US 20 motorcycle, car crash
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The following is an update from Idaho State Police.
On Oct. 28, at approximately 6:05 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a minor injury crash, eastbound US 20 at milepost 318, north of Ucon.
Phoebe Kunz, 19, of Idaho Falls, was traveling eastbound on US 20 in a 2017 Nissan Versa. Kenyon Smith, 27, of Idaho Falls was also traveling eastbound on US 20 on a 2003 Harley Davidson Motorcycle.
While slowing in a construction zone, Kunz was rear-ended by Smith. Smith was not wearing a helmet. Kunz was wearing a seatbelt.
The eastbound lanes were blocked for approximately 30 minutes. Idaho State Police was assisted by Jefferson County Sherriff’s Office, Jefferson QRU, Idaho Falls Fire Department, and Idaho Transportation Department.
RIGBY — A crash near County Line Road is blocking eastbound traffic on U.S. Highway 20, Idaho State Police says.
— Idaho State Police (@ISPeasternIdaho) October 29, 2020
Witnesses say traffic is being diverted to the exit. We will post more information here as it becomes available.