Rupert Man Dies After Being Hit by Train
RUPERT, Idaho (KLIX) – A Rupert man died Friday morning, authorities say, after he failed to yield to a train in Minidoka County.
Ismael Galaviz Vicgtorio, 30, was driving a pickup southbound on 800 E. Road when he failed to yield to a train at the intersection of North Idaho Highway 24, according to the Minidoka County Sheriff’s Office. Vicgtorio died at the scene because of his injuries.
The crash, which happened a little after 8 a.m., is still under investigation.