Fort Hall Man Dies in Crash





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FORT HALL, ID) – A Fort Hall man was killed in a crash along U.S. Highway 91 south of Blackfoot Monday night. Idaho State Police say 39-year-old Jody Underwood of Blackfoot was driving recklessly when he collided head on with a vehicle driven by Tazzy Peyope. The accident happened near the Bronco Road intersection. Peyope was pronounced dead at the scene. Underwood was later airlifted to a hospital in Utah and remains in critical condition. The accident remains under investigation by Fort Hall Tribal Police.

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