71-Year-Old Male Dies in Crash at Horseshoe Bend on SH55
Idaho State Police
On Wednesday, October 6, at approximately 9:48 a.m. Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle fatality crash on southbound SH55 near milepost 70, north of Horseshoe Bend.
A 71-year-old male from Garden Valley was driving southbound on SH55 in a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer. The male drove off the southbound side of the road, overturning the vehicle. The vehicle came to rest in the river. The driver was ejected and succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The driver was not wearing a seat belt.
The next of kin has been notified.