Sunday, October 31, 2010

Fatality Crash west of St Anthony

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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: 10/31/10 8:50 a.m.
Contact: Cpl. Goody

On October 31, 2010, at approximately 1:47 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash at 1665 East on 300 North, near St Anthony. Casey Rinehart, age 31 of St Anthony, eluded Fremont County Deputies attempting to make a traffic stop for a speeding violation. Fremont County units had discontinued their attempt to stop Rinehart prior to the crash occurring. Rinehart was traveling at a high rate of speed, when he lost control of his 2001 Oldsmobile Alero, causing it to roll. Rinehart was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Rinehart succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

The crash is being investigated by Cpl. Goody with assistance of the Fremont County Sheriff's Office.