ATHOL, Idaho (KLIX)-One person died in a single vehicle crash near Athol, Idaho on Tuesday evening.

According to Idaho State Police, the driver of a passenger car had not been wearing a seat belt and was killed after being thrown from the vehicle. The crash happened at around 8:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 95 north of Athol when the driver failed to negotiate a left turn, went into a ditch, hit a power pole and rolled.

Part of the highway was blocked for about three hours. The name of the victim has not been released.

News Radio 1310 KLIX logo
Enter your number to get our free mobile app

More From News Radio 1310 KLIX