Sunday, June 18, 2017

Fatality crash south of Soda Springs

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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: 6/18/17 - 11:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Sunday, June 18, 2017, at approximately 7:11 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash on 8 Mile Creek Road approximately 10 miles south of Soda Springs, near the old Coldsprings campground in Bear Lake County.

Triston Perron, 20, of Grace, Idaho, was traveling northbound on 8 Mile Creek Road near Coldsprings campground in a 1973 Ford Bronco when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The vehicle went off the road, rolled, and came to rest on its top in 8 Mile Creek.

Perron succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash. Perron was wearing a seatbelt. Notification to next of kin has been made.

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