UPDATE: Minor Killed in Crash Near Bliss
BLISS, Idaho (KLIX) Police say a minor was killed and another injured early Sunday morning near Bliss.
According to Idaho State Police, the minor was driving a 1985 Chevrolet pickup pulling a trailer when tread from one of the tires came off at around 9:30 a.m. on Highway 30 just south of Bliss. Police say the young person lost control of the pickup and rolled the vehicle.
The driver and passenger, also a minor, were thrown from the pickup. Neither of the two had been wearing a seat belt according to investigators. The crash blocked part of the roadway for about five hours.
State Police are advising drivers to watch out for a crash that is blocking part of Highway 30 near Bliss. It is currently under investigation. See notice from Idaho State Police:
Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle crash on US Highway 30 near milepost 174 in Gooding County, near Bliss. The westbound lane is blocked.
More information will be released as it becomes available.