Wishek man dies in eastern Idaho snowmobile crash
ST. ANTHONY, Idaho – A North Dakota man has been identified as the victim of a fatal snowmobile crash that happened over the weekend in eastern Idaho.
The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, of a crash involving a snowmobile, according to a news release.
Authorities said 32-year-old Wayne R. Halverson, of Wishek, N.D., died on the scene from his injuries after hitting a tree while riding his snowmobile.
Other members of his party performed CPR until emergency crews arrived in an effort to revive Halverson, but were unsuccessful.