Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Fatality crash on Highway 39 near Aberdeen

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 2
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 10/25/17 - 2:00 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 8:15 a.m. Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, fatality crash on State Highway 39 near milepost 14, about one mile south of Aberdeen.

Leobardo Castro, age 41, of American Falls, was driving a 2012 Volkswagen Golf south on State Highway 39 near milepost 14. The vehicle went off the road to the east side of the highway and rolled. Castro was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Castro was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.