Saturday, May 21, 2016

Motorcycle Crash With Injuries in Pocatello

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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: 5/21/2016 8:20 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, May 21, 2016, at approximately 5:00 p.m. the Idaho State Police investigated a two vehicle injury crash in the area of 4900 South 5th Avenue in Pocatello.

William Bransky, 53, of Pocatello, was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle, travelling northbound on South 5th Avenue. During a lane change, his vehicle collided with the rear corner of a 1987 Dodge Pickup, being driven by John Larsen, 47, of Twin Falls, who was also traveling northbound. Bransky's motorcycle then left the roadway and Bransky was ejected from the vehicle.

Bransky was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. He was not wearing a helmet.
Larsen was not transported.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.