Monday, August 1, 2011

Motorcycle Crash injures two in Challis

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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: 08/01/11 11:27 PM
Contact: Cpl. Scoggins

On Monday, August 01, 2011, at approximately 4:00 p.m, Idaho State Police investigated a motorcycle crash in Challis. Robert W. Goodenough, 49 years old from Pocatello, was travelling north on State Highway 75 when he failed to negotiate a curve at milepost 241.3. His 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle went off the left side of the road and overturned. Both riders were ejected and suffered minor injuries. Both were transported by ground ambulance to Portneaf Medical Center in Pocatello, Idaho. His passenger, Sue A. Clark, 44 years of age from Soda Springs, was treated and later released. Both occupants were wearing helmets.

This crash is being investigated by Cpl. W. Scoggins with assistance from Custer County Sheriff Lumpkin and Deputy B. Tillman.