Saturday, December 5, 2009

One-vehicle rollover near Wendell claims one

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Region 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID (208) 324-6000
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For Immediate Release: 12/05/09 11:41 p.m.
Contact: Trooper Coleman

On Saturday, December 05, 2009 at 7:34 p.m. , the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle fatality crash at milepost 153 on Interstate 84, near Wendell. Michele K. Bastian, 33, of Kimberly, was traveling eastbound on Interstate 84, for unknown reasons, her vehicle, a 2005 Chevrolet Canyon pickup left the right side of the roadway and rolled. Her passenger, Kathleen G Bastian, 63, of Kimberly was ejected from the vehicle and succumbed to her injuries at the scene. Michele was taken to Saint Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center by ground ambulance with non-life threatening injuries. Neither occupant was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Road conditions in the area at the time of the crash were icy. The crash is under investigation by Trooper Coleman.