Elderly man injured in two-vehicle crash on Southeast Idaho highway

September 4, 2018

On Monday, September 3, 2018, at approximately 7:09 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a crash westbound US26 at milepost 340, just east of Idaho Falls.

Daniel Waisbrot, 84, of Idaho Falls, was traveling westbound on US26 in a 2012 Ford Fusion at a low rate of speed. His vehicle was struck from behind by a 2006 Subaru Tribeca being driven by Kaitlin Dardorff, 26, of Ririe.

Roads were blocked for approximately 45 minutes. Both Deardorff and Waisbrot were wearing seatbelts.

Waisbrot was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.

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