One dead, others injured in crash south of Lolo

Posted at 7:32 AM, Aug 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-12 09:32:19-04

LOLO – One person is dead and others seriously injured after a fatal crash on Highway 93 south of Lolo.

The Montana Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred at mile marker 79 on US Highway 93 South just before 2 p.m. on Saturday near Trader Brothers.

MHP Trooper Timothy  Templeton says the driver of a southbound truck merged into oncoming traffic causing a head-on collision

The crash caused significant delays along US Highway 93, while crews processed the scene.

Alcohol and or drugs are believed to have played a role in the crash which remains under investigation.

We’ll have more information on this story as it becomes available.