Thursday, June 20, 2013

Update: Fatal ATV Crash Bannock County

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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: 06/20/13 10:13 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office


The driver of the ATV was Robert Young, 65, of Pocatello. Next of kin has been notified.

***End of update***

On Thursday, June 20, 2013, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatal ATV crash on Maple Grove Lane, near Pocatello Creek Road, in Bannock County.

The rider was driving southwest on a nearby embankment on a Honda ATV. The ATV rolled down the side of the embankment and came to rest on top of the rider. The rider, who was not wearing a helmet, succumbed to their injuries at the scene.

More information will be released after notification has been made with the rider's family.