Sunday, September 27, 2009

Motorcycle Crash near Swan Valley claims one

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

For Immediate Release: 09/27/09 11:00 p.m.
Contact: Tpr Green

On September 27, 2009 at approximately 3:00 p.m., Idaho State Police and Bonneville County Emergency Crews responded to a crash on SH31 near mile marker 1, near Swan Valley. Nicky Vallo, 70, and his passenger, Yolanda Vallo, 61, both of Victor, were traveling southbound on a 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle when, for unknown reasons, they left the right side of the roadway and were thrown from the motorcycle. Both were transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center where Nicky remains in serious condition. Yolanda Vallo succumbed to her injuries after arriving at the hospital. Notifications to the family have been made. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor. The crash is still under investigation by Trooper D. Green.