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Weston man killed in SH 34 crash

Ivan Mott,44, of Weston was killed in a two–vehicle crash on State Highway 34 at milepost 12 one mile south of Riverdale at 10:45 a.m. Monday.

Idaho State Police said Mott was southbound in a 1999 Chevrolet Suburban. Robert Newswander, 49, of Hyde Park, Utah was northbound in a 2015 Ram pickup, pulling a flatbed trailer. According to ISP, Mott’s Chevrolet crossed into the northbound lane and struck the front driver’s side of the pickup.

Mott and his passenger, Jonathan Mott, 18, of Weston were both transported to Franklin County Medical Center in Preston. Ivan Mott died of his injuries in the hospital.

Neither Newswander nor his passenger was hospitalized.

The road was partially blocked for about four hours.

The crash remains under investigation by Idaho State Police.

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