Saturday, June 1, 2013

One Vehicle Rollover Sends One to the Hospital

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

For Immediate Release: 06/01/13 5:00 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On June 1, 2013 at approximately 2:00 pm the Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle rollover on US26 at milepost 295, west of Blackfoot. Colby Keppner, 15 of Blackfoot, was traveling westbound in a 2000 Chevrolet S10 pickup. Keppner drove off the road onto the right shoulder, swerved back onto the road where he overcorrected and his vehicle and rolled. Keppners vehicle came to rest on its side off the right shoulder. Keppner had 2 juvenile passengers in the vehicle; one was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Keppner and one of his passengers were wearing seatbelts, the second passenger was not. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.