Sunday, October 2, 2016

Update: Injury Crash South of Aberdeen

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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: 10/02/16 12:00 A.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

***** Update *****

On October 2, 2016, at approximately 6:45 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash on State Highway 39 at milepost 11, just south of Aberdeen.

Marcelino Albino, 25, of Fort Hall, was driving northbound on SH39 in a 2004 GMC Envoy. Albino attempted to make a left turn and collided with a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix that was traveling southbound on SH39. The Pontiac was driven by Mckayla Elquezabal, 21, of American Falls.

Elquezabal and her passenger Dustin Brown, 23, of Twin Falls, were transported by ground ambulance to the Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. A juvenile was also transported to the hospital.

Albino was taken into custody by the Idaho State Police and transported to the Bingham County Jail.

Alcohol was involved.

State Highway 39 was blocked for approximately one hour.


***** End Update *****

Idaho State Police is currently investigating a two-vehicle injury crash on State Highway 39 at milepost 11.4, just south of Aberdeen. More information will be released when available.