Sunday, December 22, 2013

Single Vehicle Injury Crash near Lava Hot Springs sends one to the Hospital

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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: 12/22/2013 4:00 p.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday December 22, at approximately 2:08 pm, the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle injury crash on US30 at milepost 366, near Lava Hot Springs. Ryan Erskine, 29, of Soda Springs was west bound in a 2005 Dodge Neon. Erskine's vehicle lost control on the snowy roads and crossed into the east bound lanes striking the guard rail on the passenger side. Erskine's passenger, Angelica Weed, 26, of Chama, New Mexico, was transported to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello by ground ambulance.

All occupants were wearing seatbelts. The crash is under investigation.