Idaho State Police were investigating a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 west of Boise, Idaho, on Thursday, March 1, after a semi truck got tangled up with two passenger vehicles. According to the Idaho Press-Tribune, the driver of the jack-knifed semi and the driver of a pickup truck were both treated for injuries at the scene. Two people riding in a sedan were taken to a local hospital with unspecified injuries.
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(Photo credit: Charlie Litchfield / Idaho Press-Tribune)