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Juvenile succumbs to injuries after crash

Idaho State Police reported Thursday a juvenile has succumbed to their injuries after a two-vehicle crash that took place Saturday on SH-27 near milepost 24, just north of Burley.

According to ISP, Carolina Rodriguez, 25, of Paul, was driving southbound on SH-27 in a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse convertible, and Anthony J. King, 24, of Heyburn, was also driving southbound on SH-27 in a 2016 Western Star truck.

The Mitsubishi struck the rear of the truck, rolled and came to rest on its roof.

Two juveniles were in the Mitsubishi with Rodriguez.

One of the juveniles was ejected.

A ground ambulance transported one juvenile to Minidoka Memorial Hospital, in Rupert.

An air ambulance transported the second juvenile to Portneuf Medical Center and then to Intermountain Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City, UT where the juvenile succumbed to their injuries.

Next of kin has been notified.

Air ambulance transported Rodriguez to Portneuf Medical Center.

ISP reports both juveniles were not properly restrained in a child safety seat.

The crash is under investigation by the Idaho State Police.

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