Friday, November 10, 2017

Injury Crash in Tetonia

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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: 11/10/2017 5:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, November 9, 2017, at approximately 11:27 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle injury crash on State Highway 33 at milepost 132, in Tetonia.

Daniel Singh, 32, of Tetonia, was driving a 2001 Toyota Corolla, west bound on State Highway 33 near milepost 132 when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The vehicle traveled through a ditch, went airborne, hit a power pole, a fence, before coming to rest on another fence. Singh was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Singh was transported by ground ambulance to Teton Valley Hospital and later transferred to the Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.

Power was briefly disrupted, but has since been restored. This crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police with the assistance from the Teton County Sheriff's Office.

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