Saturday, April 13, 2024

Fatal Crash North of Preston

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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: 04/13/2024 9:00 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash that occurred on Saturday April 13, 2024, at 2:29 pm on US91 at approximately mile marker 13, in Franklin County.

A 64-year-old female with a 66-year-old male passenger, both from Fruit Heights, Utah were traveling northbound on US91 in a 2011 BMW X3.

A 2009 Yamaha motorcycle, ridden by a 60-year-old male from Preston was driving northbound on US91 when it struck the BMW as it was slowing to turn.

The rider of the Yamaha succumbed to his injuries on scene. The driver and passenger of the BMW were not transported. It is unknown if the occupants of the BMW were wearing seatbelts.

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