Monday, January 25, 2016

Two-Vehicle injury crash at Yellowstone and Sunnyside

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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: 01/25/16 7:45 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Monday January 25th, at approximately 3:48 pm, the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash. Mark Lyons, 43 of Idaho Falls, was traveling northbound on Yellowstone Highway in a 2005 GMC Sierra. Shelley Courts, 29 of Idaho Falls, was traveling southbound on Yellowstone Highway in a red 2002 Kia Spectra, and failed to yield while attempting to make a left turn. Lyons' vehicle collided with Courts' vehicle at the intersection of Sunnyside Road.
Courts, a male passenger and two juveniles were taken by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Medical Center, in Idaho Falls. All occupants were wearing seatbelts except Courts' male passenger.
Idaho State Police were assisted by Bonneville County Sheriff and Idaho Falls EMS.