Wednesday, May 14, 2014

**Correction**One vehicle fatality crash on Marsh Creek Road in Bannock County

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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: 05/14/2014 2:38pm
Please direct questions to the District Office


The crash occurred on Marsh Creek Road south of Green Road, not Green Canyon Road as listed previously.


On May 14, 2014 at approximately 11:46 am, the Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle crash on Marsh Creek Road south of Green Canyon Road. State Police report that Ivan Fonseca Alvarez, age 28 of American Falls, was driving north bound on Marsh Creek Road when he failed to negotiate a curve. Fonseca Alvarez lost control of the vehicle causing it to skid off the road and overturn into a ditch. Fonseca Alvarez was not wearing a seat belt, was partially ejected and died at the scene.

The roadway was blocked for several hours during the investigation. Bannock County Sheriff and Search and Rescue assisted with the investigation.

The Idaho State Police is currently investigating a one vehicle fatality crash on Marsh Creek Road near Green Canyon Road. More information will be available later in the day. Marsh Creek Road is currently blocked and traffic is being diverted around the scene.