Sunday, April 29, 2012

One vehicle crash near Ola on Sweet Ola Highway injures one

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

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

For Immediate Release: 04/29/2012 8:55 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On April 29,2012 at approximately 4:30 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle crash southbound on Sweet Ola highway at milepost 11.7, near Ola. Daryn Bundtrock, 50 of Eagle, was traveling southbound on a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle. Bundtrock went off the roadway for unknown reasons, went down an embankment and collided with some rocks. Bundtrock was taken by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise with serious injuries.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash and Bundtrock was not wearing a helmet. The lanes were blocked for approximately 2.5 hours for the investigation of the crash.