Sunday, June 28, 2015

ISP investigates fatal crash in Power 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: 6/28/15 10:00 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday, June 28, 2015, at approximately 5:30 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash near the intersection of Schritter Road and Funk Road, in Power County.

Serafin Gutierrez, age 32, of American Falls, was driving a 1997 Ford F-150 pickup northbound on Schritter Road near the intersection of Funk Road, about 9 miles west of Aberdeen, in Power County. Gutierrez lost control of the vehicle, drove off the left side of the road and rolled. Gutierrez was not wearing a seatbelt and was declared deceased at the scene. Alcohol was involved in the crash.

Notifications to Gutierrez's family has been made. The crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police. Idaho State Police was assisted by the Power County Sheriff's Office.