Thursday, October 25, 2012

Crash Near Dubois Injures Two

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

For Immediate Release: 10/25/12 10:10 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

At approximately 5:15 PM today, October 25th, 2012, the Idaho State Police investigated an injury accident on A2 Rd, 2 miles east of Dubois. Bart Lewis, age 53 of Idaho Falls was traveling east on A2 Rd when he failed to negotiate a curve and went off the road. Lewis' vehicle rolled four times and came to rest on its roof. Both Lewis and his passenger, Elise Turman, age 46 of Rigby, had to be extricated from the vehicle. Both occupants were transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. Lewis was transported by air ambulance, Turman was transported by ground ambulance. The crash is still under investigation.