Monday, May 7, 2018

Fatality Crash South of Malad City

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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: 05/07/2018 3:07 A.M.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On May 6th, 2018, at approximately 8:40 P.M., the Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash on Old Hwy 191 at E 6000 S, south of Malad City.

Mark H Coppenger, 54, of Tremonton, UT, was driving southbound on Old Hwy 191 near the intersection of East 6000 South on a Harley Davidson motorcycle. Coppenger drove off the right shoulder and overturned the motorcycle. Coppenger succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Coppenger was not wearing a helmet.

Next of kin have been notified.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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