Thursday, July 15, 2010

Fatality Crash in Bingham County

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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: 07/15/2010 2:00 a.m.
Contact: Trooper Aikele

On July 14, 2010 at 9:59 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash in Bingham County. A 1998 GMC Jimmy was traveling southbound on 1050 West Road approaching the intersection of 35 South Road. While traveling southbound the vehicle struck a pedestrian that was walking down the roadway. The pedestrian was transported by ambulance to Bingham Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries sustained in the crash.

The names of both the driver and the pedestrian will not be released due to their age.

This crash is still under investigation by Trooper Aikele with the Idaho State Police.