Friday, August 14, 2015

Fatal Crash on US 93

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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: 08/14/15 9:43 P.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On August 14, 2015, at approximately 3:50 P.M., the Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle crash on US Highway 93 at milepost 324.

Carl Kiser, 42, of Jerome, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado pickup northbound when he drove off the right shoulder, overcorrected, and then drove off the left shoulder. The vehicle overturned, and struck a power pole, coming to rest on its top.

Kiser was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected, and succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

Next of kin has been notified.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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