Saturday, May 30, 2020

Fatal Crash East of Pocatello

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5255 S. 5th Avenue, Suite 1
Pocatello, Idaho 83204
(208) 239-9800 FAX: (208) 239-9885

For Immediate Release: 5/30/2020 4:55 AM
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Saturday, May 30, 2020, at approximately 12:01 AM, Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle fatality crash, on Buckskin Road at Parks Road, east of Pocatello.

Aaron Ayers, 37, of Pocatello, was driving eastbound on Buckskin Road in a 1996 Acura Integra. Sari Holmes, 18, of Pocatello, was driving westbound on Buckskin Road in a 2002 Honda Accord. Ayers crossed the center line and was struck by Holmes.

A juvenile was transported by ground ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center. Ayers succumbed to his injuries on scene; next of kin has been notified. The juvenile who was transported was not wearing their seatbelt; everyone else was wearing their seatbelt.

Buckskin road was blocked by emergency vehicles for approximately three and a half hours.

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