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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Press Release - Single Vehicle Crash over Embankment near Galena Summit

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On November 2, 2018 Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a single vehicle crash on Hwy 75 near milepost 157 just south of Galena Summit. First responders discovered a blue 2014 Honda CRV approximately 100 feet down a steep embankment.

The sole vehicle occupant, Jennifer Rose, age 48 of Rosemary Beach, Florida, received medical attention by Ketchum Fire and Ambulance and was then transported to St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries. The accident occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m.

The investigation indicates the vehicle went off the roadway and over the edge, and was airborne for approximately 100 feet. Rose’s vehicle sustained substantial damage and was towed from the scene. The accident remains under investigation. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor.  

Sheriff Steve Harkins

Posted November 5, 2018 10:30 am

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