Sunday, July 18, 2010

One Vehicle Rollover Sends One to Hospital

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 07-18-2010 8:30pm
Contact: Cpl. E. Bates

On Sunday, July 18, 2010, at 1:30p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle rollover on State Highway 34 near Wayon, Idaho. Brady Hales, 16 from Honeyville, UT was driving east on State Highway 34 at mile marker 84.5. Taking a curve too fast, Hales overcorrected onto the left shoulder. He came back on to the road and overcorrected again. The vehicle rolled, landing on its top in the middle of the east bound lane. In the vehicle with Brady was Susan Hales, 38 from Honeyville, UT, Elaine Tolman, 74 also from Honeyville, and six minor children. All subjects except Tolman were treated and released. Tolman was transferred to Mckay-Dee Hospital in Ogden,UT, with a broken neck. All occupants were wearing seat belts or in child safety seats except Tolman. Alcohol is not a factor in this crash. The crash is being investigated by Cpl. E. Bates.