Saturday, June 5, 2010

Crash in Bingham county results in fatality

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 06/05/2010 9:13 a.m.
Contact: Trooper Marcus Graham
On Saturday, June 5,2010 at approximately 3:10 am, Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover that resulted in a fatality on 2194 West and 1090 South near Sterling in Bingham County. Gigi Elegante, 47 of Orem, UT was traveling southbound on 2200 west in a 2003 Honda Accord. For unknown reasons, Elegante went off the road on the east side. She then overcorrected and went across both lanes of travel and came to rest on the westbound side of the road. Elegante was not wearing a seatbelt and she was ejected and died on scene of the crash.
This crash is still under investigation by the Idaho State Police. Trooper Graham was assisted at the scene by Trooper C. Bake and Bingham County deputies.