(FORT HALL) – Two people were hospitalized following a rollover accident involving a stolen car in Fort Hall Sunday morning.
Authorities said Tazzie Edmo, 32, of Pocatello, allegedly stole a car along with an accomplice, Jonathan Ish, 31.
When police attempted a traffic stop, Edmo led officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended with a crash at the intersection of Sheepskin and Rio Vista roads. Edmo was ejected from the car and was later airlifted to Portneuf Medical Center. Ish was taken by ambulance to Bingham Memorial.
Officials say alcohol was a factor in the crash.
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News