Craigmont man killed in Highway 95 accident near Riggins

A 23-year-old Craigmont man was killed and another injured in a singe-vehicle accident along U.S. Highway 95 south of Riggins Sunday morning.

Idaho State Police say 63-year-old Edgar Chamberlain, also of Craigmont, was at the wheel of a 1992 Ford F-150 pickup truck, traveling north at about 8:50 a.m. when he crossed over the southbound lane and into the Salmon River.

Charles Bentz was a passenger in the vehicle and was partially ejected. Bentz was pronounced dead at the scene. Chamberlain was taken by ambulance to Boise. Neither occupant was wearing a seatlbelt. The investigation is ongoing. (Idaho State Police)

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