Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Richfield man killed in ATV accident

ISP reports head-on crash with pickup on Sunday

Express Staff Writer

    Idaho State Police reported that a 92-year-old Richfield man was killed Sunday when an ATV he was riding collided head-on with a pickup truck on U.S. Highway 26 near Richfield.
    ISP identified the victim as Donald Riley.
    According to a news release, the accident occurred shortly after 2:30 p.m. at milepost 181. ISP reported that Riley was eastbound on a Kawasaki Mule ATV when he failed to yield to highway traffic at the intersection with Highway 26. The ATV was struck head-on by a southbound 2005 Ford F-150 driven by Juan Linares Nava, 19, also of Richfield.
    ISP reported that Riley was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident and that he was not wearing a helmet.
    Both lanes of Highway 26 were blocked for about two and a half hours while officers investigated the accident.
Terry Smith:

 Local Weather 
Search archives:

Copyright © 2020 Express Publishing Inc.   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy
All Rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of Express Publishing Inc. is prohibited. 

The Idaho Mountain Express is distributed free to residents and guests throughout the Sun Valley, Idaho resort area community. Subscribers to the Idaho Mountain Express will read these stories and others in this week's issue.