Man suffers head injury in pickup versus car collision in downtown Pocatello

August 28, 2018

POCATELLO — A man was transported to the hospital on Monday afternoon after his car was broadsided by a pickup truck in downtown Pocatello.

The crash occurred around 12:40 p.m. when the driver of the pickup failed to stop for a stop sign at East Lewis Street and South Second Avenue, police said.

The driver of the car suffered a head injury and was transported via Pocatello Fire Department ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center following the collision. A condition update on him was not available as of Monday night.

The man driving the pickup and a boy who was his passenger were not injured, authorities said.

Police said they would be citing the pickup’s driver for causing the crash by failing to stop at the stop sign.

Police have not yet released the names of those involved in the crash.

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