Thursday, June 23, 2011

Single Vehicle Crash State Highway 71 near Cambridge, ID

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Region 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford, Meridian 83642
(208) 846-7550
Fax (208) 846-7520

For Immediate Release: June 23, 2011 2:30 pm
Contact: Master CPL Nauman

On June 23, 2011, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle crash. Vern Roland, 64, of Stony Plain, Alberta, was traveling west on State Highway 71 near milepost 11, west of Cambridge, ID, when he failed to negotiate a left hand curve and went off the roadway. Roland laid the motorcycle down and was thrown from the vehicle. Roland was transported to Weiser Memorial Hospital by ground ambulance with non-life threatening injuries. Roland was wearing a helmet. Alcohol was not a factor.

The crash is under investigation by Master CPL Nauman. He was assisted at the scene by Washington County Sheriff's Office and EMS personnel.