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A Price woman was killed Thursday when she hit a guardrail on the side of State Route 6 and was thrown off her motorcycle. The Utah Highway Patrol said wind turbulence from a passing vehicle caused Ju...

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  • FILE - In this May 12, 2015 file photo, emergency personnel work the scene of a deadly train wreck in Philadelphia. Five years ago, federal safety officials proposed requiring video cameras in train cabs, but it didn't happen. That's left a gap as investigators try to unravel last week's fatal Amtrak derailment.  (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek, File) No video to help Amtrak probe — despite federal recommendation
    Washington • Five years ago, federal accident investigators recommended that the government require video cameras in locomotive cabs to record enginee...
    Updated May 18 2015 09:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • New lawsuit filed over 2011 radiation accident in Idaho lab
    Idaho Falls, Idaho • A new federal lawsuit has been filed involving a 2011 accident at an eastern Idaho nuclear facility that exposed 16 workers to pl...
    Updated May 16 2015 02:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • Single-vehicle crash kills man in Pleasant Grove
    A Springville man died of his injuries after crashing into a tree early Thursday morning in Pleasant Grove. Pleasant Grove police Capt. Mike Roberts s...
    Updated May 14 2015 09:32 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this aerial photo, emergency personnel work at the scene of a deadly train wreck, Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in Philadelphia. Federal investigators arrived Wednesday to determine why an Amtrak train jumped the tracks in a wreck that killed at least six people, and injured dozens. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Amtrak train blew through curve at 106 mph
    Philadelphia • The Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia, killing at least seven people, was hurtling at 106 mph before it ran off the rails along...
    Updated May 13 2015 10:16 pm   |     |   Share

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  • 72 years ago, a deadly derailment occurred at same Philadelphia spot
    The victims’ bodies were “strewn along tracks.” It was Labor Day weekend in 1943, and eight cars of a 16-car train derailed at Frankford Junction in P...
    Updated May 13 2015 05:03 pm   |     |   Share
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A postal truck delivering mail near 1900 West and 11400 South on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, was pushed into a truck when it was struck from behind by a Subaru hatchback going 45 mph. Crash propels mail truck into South Jordan house
    A traffic accident Tuesday propelled a U.S. Postal Service delivery van into a house, South Jordan police said. The postal worker and the driver of a...
    Updated May 12 2015 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This May 13, 2014 file photo shows a row of Google self-driving Lexus cars at a Google event outside the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Of the nearly 50 self-driving cars rolling around California roads and highways, four have gotten into accidents since September, 2014. That’s when the state officially began permitting these cars of the future, which use sensors and computing power to maneuver around traffic. Three accidents involved Lexus SUVs run by Google Inc. The fourth was an Audi retrofitted by the parts supplier Delphi Automotive. Google and Delphi said the accidents were minor and their cars were not at fault.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File) Self-driving cars can’t avoid accidents on roads
    Los Angeles • The self-driving cars that Google Inc. has been testing on California’s roads and highways were involved in 11 minor accidents over the ...
    Updated May 12 2015 09:15 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This May 13, 2014 file photo shows a row of Google self-driving Lexus cars at a Google event outside the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Of the nearly 50 self-driving cars rolling around California roads and highways, four have gotten into accidents since September, 2014. That’s when the state officially began permitting these cars of the future, which use sensors and computing power to maneuver around traffic. Three accidents involved Lexus SUVs run by Google Inc. The fourth was an Audi retrofitted by the parts supplier Delphi Automotive. Google and Delphi said the accidents were minor and their cars were not at fault.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File) Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars
    Los Angeles • Google Inc. revealed Monday that its self-driving cars have been in 11 minor traffic accidents since it began experimenting with the tec...
    Updated May 11 2015 03:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • Letter: Enforce speed limit at Point of the Mountain
    The I-15 freeway at Point of the Mountain is finally receiving much needed repair. The bright orange construction zone signs, bright orange barrels an...
    Updated May 07 2015 06:27 am   |     |   Share
  • Teen shot in leg in apparent accident in West Valley City
    A 16-year-old girl was shot in the leg in West Valley City on Tuesday in what appears to be an accident, police said. The girl was seen walking in the...
    Updated May 05 2015 07:48 pm   |     |   Share
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Badly injured Britton Shipp returns home in Santa Clara after returning from a St. George hospital where he spent six months fighting for his life.
Prep sports: Britton Shipp’s recovery not finished yet, but he is enjoying being home
    Santa Clara In a sports world filled with headlines about performance-enhancing drugs, cheating, greed and domestic violence, being cynical about th...
    Updated May 02 2015 06:52 pm   |     |   Share
  • CEO dies of head trauma in exercise accident in Mexico
    Mexico City • SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican s...
    Updated May 04 2015 06:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • CEO dies of head trauma in exercise accident
    Mexico City • SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican s...
    Updated May 04 2015 03:45 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 4, 2014 file photo, first responders work at the center ring after a platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus  in Providence, R.I.  The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is returning to Rhode Island a year after eight acrobats suspended by their hair plummeted 20 feet to the ground before thousands of spectators.  The circus begins its four-day run Thursday, April 30, 2015,  at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center, where the accident happened.     (Bob Breidenbach/Providence Journal via AP) NO SALES Circus back in Rhode Island a year after fall
    Providence, R.I. • The last time Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus performed in Rhode Island, eight acrobats suspended by their hair plummeted...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 06:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • EU wants cars to have emergency call systems
    Brussels • All new vehicles in the European Union will have to be fitted as of 2018 with a system that automatically calls the emergency services in c...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 09:06 am   |     |   Share
  • With dogged devotion, family searches and finds dog lost since fatal ATV accident
    Coeur d’Alene, Idaho • The lone survivor of an all-terrain vehicle crash that killed two people last week didn’t sustain any injuries as a result of t...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:34 am   |     |   Share
  • Bangladeshi family members of victims of Rana Plaza building collapse, offer floral garlands to a monument erected in memory of the victims as they gather at the spot of the accident on its second anniversary in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, April 24, 2015. Bangladesh suffered its worst industrial disaster when Rana Plaza, an illegally built, multistoried building located outside of Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital, collapsed in 2013 killing 1,127 people and injuring about 2,500. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad) One year since 1,100 died in Bangladesh disaster
    Dhaka, Bangladesh • Survivors and relatives of victims of a garment factory collapse in Bangladesh marched Friday to demand better compensation on the...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 09:12 am   |     |   Share
  • Paraglider crashes near Point of the Mountain
    Utah County emergency crews responded to paragliding accident near Point of the Mountain late Thursday morning. Public safety dispatchers confirmed th...
    Updated Apr 23 2015 08:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah jury considering whether piled-up snow caused fatal crash
    A Salt Lake City jury is expected to continue deliberating Wednesday in the case of a woman killed in a car accident that her family says was caused b...
    Updated Apr 22 2015 11:51 am   |     |   Share
  • Oops! Nuclear contractor fined for mishap, coverup
    Atlanta • Federal regulators proposed an $11,200 fine Tuesday against Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. because its workers dropped a prefabricated section fo...
    Updated Apr 21 2015 06:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • Semi loaded with frozen dough overturns on I-15 near Lehi
    Utah Highway Patrol troopers suspect the driver of a semi-trailer rig fell asleep shortly before he and his load of frozen bread dough overturned on I...
    Updated Apr 21 2015 11:04 am   |     |   Share
  • West Valley City police identify elderly victim in crash
    Police have identified an elderly man killed in a crash in West Valley City late Wednesday night. Police spokeswoman Roxeanne Vainuku said 80-year-old...
    Updated Apr 16 2015 09:58 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Courtesy Utah High Patrol)  A Utah High Patrol trooper was injured when an alleged reckless driver plowed into her cruiser. UHP trooper hurt when driver ignores traffic warning cones, slams into cruiser
    A Utah Highway Patrol trooper was injured when her cruiser, blocking an entrance to an icy, accident-plagued State Road 201 Wednesday night, was hit b...
    Updated Apr 16 2015 01:38 pm   |     |   Share
  • Deer Valley ski instructor dies in crash with chairlift tower
    A veteran ski instructor at the Deer Valley Resort has died of injuries suffered when he collided with a lift tower pole. Park City police identified ...
    Updated Apr 23 2015 06:50 pm   |     |   Share