Wednesday, September 14, 2011

One Vehicle Rollover Near Tetonia Injures One

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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: 9/14/2011 8:00 am
Contact: Trooper D. Green

On Wednesday, September 14th, 2011, at approximately 2:25 am, Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle rollover on State Highway 33 near milepost 137, about five miles east of Tetonia.

Tim Green, 42, of Tetonia, Idaho was traveling north on State Highway 33 just outside of Tetonia, when for unknown reasons his 2005 Chevy Tahoe left the roadway and rolled. Green was immediately ejected from the vehicle. Green was transported by ground ambulance to Teton Valley Hospital where he was stabilized and then later transported by air ambulance to Salt Lake City, Utah with unknown injuries. It is unknown at this time if Green was wearing a seatbelt or if alcohol was a factor in the crash. Next of kin has been notified.

This crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police Tpr. D. Green. He was assisted at the scene by Teton County Deputies and Medical Personnel.