All four occupants suffered injuries and were transported to Star Valley Medical Center. Ryan Colter, 24, Rigby, died at the hospital. The driver of the 1999 Ford, Ethan Jackson was arrested and charged with alleged aggravated vehicular homicide following the accident.
Business owners and residents should use additional precautions in securing their businesses and homes.
The body of Oliver Woodward was found on Wednesday, July 12, more than a week after he fell into the Snake River.
Photo: Girl Scout Troop 1127, front left: Riley, Bielle, Madyson. Back, left: Hunter (helper) Lisette, Rachel, Brielle, Kenley and Alice)
Comments will be taken on this subject through September 8, 2017.
Officials from Lincoln County met with the public in Cokeville on Monday evening to discuss flooding in the area. Dan Dockstader spoke with Lincoln County Public Health Director, Patrice Baker, about the potential hazards of excessive spring runoff.
Stations in Thayne and Afton with the road and bridge are available for residents to obtain sand bags.
Charlie Button and Bob Saunders talk about Star Valley Medical Center and how it works with the community.
Declining membership in the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars units are causing concerns as Memorial Day services approach. (SVI file photo)
“We had one the toughest winters we’ve ever had” said Mike Garner. (Independent Photo: Excessive moisture under the road is causing the asphalt in the Snake River Canyon to crack and crumble (March 17, 2017).)