Monday, September 21, 2009

Injury Crash Near St. Anthony

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Idaho State Police
Region 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 09/21/09 11:15 pm
Contact: Cpl. Mike Cox

At approximately 3:01 p.m. on Monday, September 21, 2009, the Idaho State Police responded to a rear-end collision eastbound on US20 at milepost 343 near St. Anthony. David Holman, age 68, of Bloomington, Illinois, was stopped at a railroad crossing with the lights activated. Elvia Garcia-Robledo, 47, of Rexburg, Idaho, was approaching the railroad crossing and failed to stop in time, colliding with Holman's vehicle. Holman and his wife, Janet, unknown age, were transported with serious injuries. David was transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center and Janet was transported to Madison Memorial. It is unknown if seatbelts were being worn. Citations are pending.

The crash is still under investigation by Corporal Mike Cox. He was assisted by Corporal Terry Murdock, Trooper Neil Stevens and the Fremont County Sheriff's Office.