Sunday, September 22, 2013

One Vehicle Fatality Crash Near Inkom

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 09/22/13 at 8:15 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On September 22, 2013, at approximately 5:00 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle rollover fatality crash at the intersection of Rapid Creek Road and Inman Road, near Inkom. Austin Robinson, age 20, of Idaho Falls was traveling south on Rapid Creek Road in a 1988 Toyota 4Runner. Robinson's vehicle drove off of the right shoulder, where he overcorrected, drove off the left shoulder of the roadway, and rolled his vehicle. Robinson's vehicle came to rest on the right shoulder of Rapid Creek Road.

Robinson and passenger, Angela Wilhelm, age 33 of Chubbuck, were transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello. The second passenger succumbed to injuries at the scene of the crash.

At this time, the name of the second passenger is not being released until notifications to next of kin have been made. The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.