Snowboarder hit by car at Bogus Basin, killed

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) Idaho State Police say a snowboarder who tried to jump a road outside a ski area boundary has died.

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Police say 32-year-old Shea Helmick, of Meridian was snowboarding outside the boundary of Bogus Basin Ski Resort Saturday when he attempted to jump over Bogus Basin Road, near milepost 15.

A juvenile was driving northbound on Bogus Basin Road in a 2006 Hummer H2.

Helmick was struck by the Hummer H2, and was taken to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Police say he died at the hospital, and was not wearing a helmet



 
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