Sunday, December 24, 2023

Fatal Crash Northwest of Shoshone

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897

For Immediate Release: 12/24/2023 4:45 PM
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle crash which occurred on Sunday, December 24, 2023, at 2:28 PM, in the intersection of 470 North and 375 West, in Lincoln County, Idaho.

A 30-year-old-male from Jerome was driving a 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee westbound on 470 North at the intersection of 375 West when he failed to negotiate the curve, struck a power pole, and rolled.

The driver of the Jeep was transported via personal vehicle to a local hospital, where he succumbed to injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The roadway was blocked for approximately two hours.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

4564 / 3451