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Pocatello woman dead, husband injured in car crash
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) _ Police say a 41-year-old Pocatello woman is dead after a domestic disturbance and her estranged husband was injured in a car crash after fleeing her residence.
Pocatello Police spokesman Kim Ellis says a domestic dispute was reported at about 11:30 p.m. Monday. Officials say the suspect fled Judith Rachel Johnson's residence and was involved in a rollover crash northeast of Pocatello shortly after midnight. He was hospitalized, but his condition has not been released.
Officials say the couple had been together for an extended period of time and had been married for about a year. Ellis says there was a history of domestic abuse and Johnson had a no contact order.
Officials have not said how she died.
Ellis says they will release the name of the suspect when charges are filed.