Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Fatal Crash East of Palisades

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 525-7377 FAX: (208) 525-7294

For Immediate Release: 7 / 8 / 2014 9:40 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at approximately 1:02 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash on US26 near milepost 394, east of Palisades, Idaho. A 2006 Ford Pickup, driven by Neil Anderson, 65 of Alpine, Wyoming, was headed eastbound on US26, when his vehicle went off the road. Anderson's vehicle went down an embankment and overturned. Anderson was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Anderson was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Idaho State Police were assisted at the scene by the Bonneville County Sheriff's Office. The next of kin have been notified.