Three eastbound I-84 lanes shut down near Cole Rd. following semi crash

Posted at 2:21 PM, Jun 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-07 16:23:01-04

Three eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 are shut down near the Cole Road interchange in Boise, due to an accident involving semi tractor-trailer and at least one other vehicle.

According to an Idaho State Police dispatcher, the accident was reported about 1:45 p.m.

It is immediately unclear if there are any injuries.

The cause of the accident is still under investrigation.

Traffic is rapidly becoming backed-up as a result of the crash.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

We have a crew en route and will provide additional details and they become available.