Friday, June 10, 2011

Fatal crash on SH43

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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: 06/10/11 07:31 pm
Contact: Corporal Barnes

On Friday, June 10, 2011, Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle fatal crash southbound on State Highway 43 near milepost 1. Stephanie Campbell, 19 of Idaho Falls, was traveling southbound in a 1997 Ford Taurus. Campbell lost control of the vehicle. It crossed the northbound lane and ran off the road. It appeares that Campbell overcorrected, causing the vehicle to roll multiple times before coming back onto the road. Campbell was ejected from the vehicle. Campbell was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center where she succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash. It is not believed that seatbelts were worn. Notifications have been made.

The crash is under investigation by Corporal Barnes with assistance from Corporal Murdock, Corporal M. Cox and Bonneville County Sheriff's Office.