3 Injured in Car Accident on U.S. 26 in Bonneville County, ID
Bonneville County, ID — January 22, 2024, three people were injured in a car versus van accident just before 8:45 a.m. along U.S. Highway 26.
According to authorities, two men—one age 44 and the other age 20—were traveling in an eastbound Ford Econoline van along U.S. Highway 26 when the accident took place.
Officials indicate that, for unknown reasons, the van allegedly veered left, crossing over the center line and entering the westbound lane of traffic. This resulted in a collision with an oncoming Mazda occupied by a 36-year-old woman and a juvenile. The woman, who had incurred suspected severe injuries as a result of the crash, was flown to a local medical facility in order to receive immediate treatment. The 44-year-old man from the van and the juvenile from the Mazda also sustained injuries of unknown severity; they were each driven to local medical facilities for necessary care.
Additional details pertaining to this incident—including the identities of those involved—are not available at this point in time. The investigation is currently ongoing.