Sunday, July 28, 2013

Fatal Crash in Wendell

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 07/28/13 04:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On July 27, 2013, at approximately 9:30 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle fatality crash at the intersection of 1600 East and 2800 South, in Wendell, ID.

Mathew Ostrander, 32, of Twin Falls, ID, was driving south on 1600 East in a gray Volkswagen Passat. Ostrander's vehicle went off the right side of the road way and he overcorrected sending the vehicle off the left shoulder. The vehicle landed in a nearby pond. Ostrander succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash.

Ostrander had two passengers with him, Daniel White, 31, of Twin Falls, ID, and Amber Carter, 29, of Filer, ID. White was transported by air ambulance to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. Carter was transported by ground ambulance to North Canyon Medical Center in Gooding County. Seatbelts were not worn.