Fatal Crash Near Glenns Ferry Claims One
On August 31, 2013, at approximately 8:12 p.m., Idaho State Police responded to a fatal crash on Interstate 84 at approximately milepost 125, 5 miles east of Glenns Ferry, in Elmore county. Jason Richmond, 32, of Midvale, Utah, was standing outside his 2012 Jeep Patriot on the driver's side, assisting a tow truck operator in removing his vehicle from the Interstate. Volodymyr Boyko, 57, of Portland, Oregon, was travelling eastbound in a 2007 Volvo Semi pulling a 2011 Great Dane trailer, and struck Richmond with his vehicle. Richmond was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Notifications have been made to the next of kin. The crash is still under investigation by the Idaho State Police.