UPDATE: One man is dead following a crash on State Highway 50 east of Twin Falls Sunday evening.
According to Idaho State Police, 40-year-old Shane Scott of Filer was traveling westbound on State Highway 50 on Hansen Bridge when 53-year-old Jeffrey Evans of Grass Valley, California attempted to make a U-turn in front of Scott’s vehicle.
The two vehicles collided and Evans succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the accident.
One of Scott’s passengers was transported by air ambulance to St. Luke’s Magic Valley Medical Center with unknown injuries.
The highway was closed for roughly three hours as crews investigated the scene. The roadway has since reopened.
PREVIOUS STORY: Idaho State Police is currently investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash on State Highway 50 near milepost 4. Both lanes of traffic are blocked at this time. More information will be released when available.