Monday, April 8, 2024

Injury Crash near Idaho Falls

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Idaho State Police
District 6 1540 Foote Dr.
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828
(208) 528-3400 FAX: (208) 528-3485

For Immediate Release: 4/9/2024 at 12:15 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

Idaho State Police is investigating a two-vehicle injury collision that occurred Monday April 8, 2024, at 4:23 p.m., at the intersection of E 81st N and N 5th E, in Bonneville County.

A 19-year-old-female from Ballantine, Montana was traveling eastbound on 81st N in a 2000 Oldsmobile Alero. A 44-year-old-male from Idaho Falls was traveling southbound on 5th E in a 2012 Dodge Ram.

The driver of the Oldsmobile Alero failed to yield to the stop sign and the vehicles collided.

Both drivers were transported via ground ambulance to a local hospital. Unknown if either driver was wearing a seatbelt.

The intersection was blocked for approximately three hours.

This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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