Saturday, July 19, 2014

Motorcycle Crash in Jefferson County Claims One

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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: 7-19-2014 2:30am
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Friday, July 18, 2014, at approximately 11:23PM, the Idaho State Police investigated a one vehicle fatal crash in Jefferson County. Fernando Gonzales, 28 years old from Roberts, ID, was westbound, approximately 3 miles east of Roberts on State Highway 48 near 3035 East. Gonzales, riding a 2004 Honda motorcycle, failed to negotiate a slight left hand curve in the road. He ran off the road, lost control, and was ejected from the motorcycle. Gonzales was not wearing a helmet. The crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police with assistance from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.