Man rushed to hospital after crashing into semi in Island Park

The following is a news release from Idaho State Police.

On Saturday, April 4, at 8:18 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash eastbound on US 20 at mile marker 379.8, south of Island Park.

Gabriel A. Peak, 25, of Phoenix, AZ, was driving westbound on US20 in a 2011 Dodge Ram. Bryan L. Winmill, 54, of Blackfoot, was driving eastbound on US 20 in a 2018 Peterbuilt semi-truck hauling a trailer. Peak crossed the center line and struck the semi-truck.

Peak was transported by ground ambulance to Madison Memorial Hospital. Both drivers, as well as Peak’s child passenger, were all wearing seatbelts.

Both lanes of US 20 were blocked for approximately one hour until traffic control was set in place. All lanes have been reopened.