Early this morning at approximately 3:30 a.m., Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies, Swan Valley Fire and Idaho Falls Ambulance responded to the area of Mile Post 368 on Highway 26 to a two vehicle injury crash. Emergency personnel arrived and found that a newer white Dodge Pickup headed west collided head on with a Semi 10 wheel box truck that was East bound.
The driver of the Dodge pickup was identified as Charles H. Weathington, 27 of Tetonia, and succumbed to his injuries on scene. The driver of the semi-truck was transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center by ambulance for minor injuries.
The crash completely blocked Hwy 26 for approximately four hours while deputies and emergency personnel secured the scene. Idaho State Police and the Idaho Transportation Department responded and assisted on scene while the crash was being investigated.
Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies continue to investigate this crash and no further information is available at this time.