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Teen dies in Menan rollover

A crash in Menan left one dead and five others hurt Sunday night.

At about 11:45 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated the accident at 620 N. Menan-Lorenzo Highway.

Timothy A. Merrill, 19, of Rigby, was driving a 1992 GMC pickup truck east on the highway. Merrill failed to negotiate a curve at 620 North, and drove his vehicle off the right shoulder. Merrill lost control of the vehicle and the vehicle overturned, ISP said.

Passengers in the vehicle were Keely M. Lance, 18, of Rigby; Matthew P. Walker, 19, of Menan; Trevor A. Davis, 19, of Rigby; Madison A. Holm, 17, of Roberts; and Samantha M. Wood, 16, of Roberts. None of the occupants in the truck were wearing seatbelts. Merrill and all five passengers were ejected from the vehicle.

Lance was pronounced dead at the scene. Davis was transported by air ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.

Merrill, Walker, Holm and Wood were transported by ground ambulance to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.

The crash investigation is continuing.

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