2-vehicle crash near Arco sends 2 to hospital
ARCO – Two men have been hospitalized following a two-vehicle crash near Arco Saturday morning.
A news release from the Idaho State Police says it happened on U.S. Highway 20-26 at milepost 247 at 7:33 a.m.
A 28-year-old Rigby man, whose name was not released, was driving east in a Ford F150 pickup. ISP reports he crossed over the center line and hit a Chevrolet Astro van driven by a 58-year-old man from Mackay.
The extent of their injuries was not specified. They were taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital.
The road was blocked for about four and a half hours.
The Butte County Sheriff’s office is assisting ISP with the investigation, along with Lost River Ambulance Service and the Idaho Transportation Department.