One airlifted to hospital following ATV crash near Kelly Canyon
RIRIE – A person sustained non-life-threatening injuries following an ATV crash near Kelly Canyon Sunday afternoon.
Sgt. Bryan Lovell with the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office tells EastIdahoNews.com the crash occurred shortly after 3 p.m. between Table Rock campground and Snake River Road east of Kelly Canyon.
The victim, whose name and gender was not specified, was reportedly riding a 4-wheeler on a trail in the area and crashed. The victim has a broken bone and a head injury, according to Lovell. The specifics of the injury are unclear but Lovell says it’s not life-threatening.
The patient was in the process of being airlifted to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, as of 4:15 p.m.
An Idaho Falls ambulance crew assisted in the response, along with the Jefferson County Quick Response Unit and the Bureau of Land Management.
EastIdahoNews.com will update this story if we get any new information.