Aaron Joseph Thomas was riding his motorcycle west on Idaho Highway 44 when the fatal accident occurred. Thomas, 29, was struck by a car turning north onto Edgewood Drive.
Police say Thomas sustained blunt force trauma and died at the scene of the accident. According to KTVB, the driver of the car failed to yield to Thomas.
Officials are investigating the crash but have determined that Thomas’ death was an accident. Mourners gathered at the intersection where the fatal wreck occurred to set up a memorial for Thomas, according to KTVB.
The following information is provided by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS):