Salmon Man Dies After ATV Crash

SALMON – A man has died from the injuries he suffered when he crashed his ATV into a vehicle.

Idaho State Police say 69-year-old John Steele, of Salmon, was driving a 2013 Honda ATV northbound on the right side road edge, crossing a bridge Friday. Cajsa Allen, 40, of Salmon, was driving a 2015 Toyota Sienna Van, also northbound. Allen moved over into the southbound lane to go around Steele. As Allen passed, Steele turned left running into the side of Allen’s vehicle. Steele was ejected off the ATV and landed on the highway. He was air lifted to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, where he died on Sunday. Allen was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The Idaho State Police were assisted by the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.

The crash is under investigation.