Monday, September 26, 2011

Injury Crash near the Bonneville and Bingham County Line

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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: 09/26/2011 at 9:42 p.m.
Contact: Tpr. Hiebert

On September 26, 2011 at approximately 4:30 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash at the intersection of 97S and 5th W, near the Bonneville - Bingham County line.

Carolene Call, 75, of Idaho Falls, ID was traveling west on 97th S in Bonneville County in a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu. Amy T. Johnson, 29, of Shelley, ID was traveling south on 5th W in a 2007 Ford Fusion. Call failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection of 97 S and 5 W. Johnson's vehicle struck Call's vehicle in the intersection.

Call and Johnson were both wearing seatbelts. Call was transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this crash. The crash is being investigated by Trooper Hiebert with the assistance from Bingham and Bonneville county deputies.