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Pollock man dies after UTV crash

— Randall Mullins, 61, of Pollock, died last Saturday of injuries sustained in a UTV crash southwest of Riggins.

Mullins was reported overdue Saturday, July 11, 9:09 a.m. by his wife, Trudy Mullins, after he had gone for a ride alone the previous evening and had not returned home, according to the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office (ICSO). The ICSO Search and Rescue team was activated, and at 2 p.m. searchers located Mullins in the Whitewater Wilderness area off a steep embankment under his UTV.

During rescue efforts, Mullins’ health declined and on-scene personnel performed CPR, but to no avail; Mullins succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

Riggins Ambulance and Life Flight assisted in incident efforts. Blackmer Funeral Home handled victim recovery.


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