Twin Falls Man Dies In Crash; Two Others Hospitalized


By Brittany Cooper

Wendell, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Idaho State Police responded to a crash at the intersection of 1600 East and 2000 South in Wendell Saturday around 9:30 p.m.

Police say Mathew Ostrander, 32, of Twin Falls was headed south on 1600 East in a Volkswagen Passat when he went off the right shoulder, over-correcting his vehicle and sending it off the left shoulder. The car landed in a nearby pond.

Ostrander was pronounced dead at the scene. Meanwhile, his passengers, Daniel White, 31, of Twin Falls and Amber Carter, 29, of Filer were sent to the hospital. White was air lifted to St. Alphonsus in Boise and Carter was taken to North Canyon Medical Center in Gooding.

Seatbelts were not worn.

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