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A Logan man died Saturday after crashing into another Utahn in Idaho. Brock Bitton, 36, was driving southbound on State Street in Preston when he crossed the divider at 2000 West, according to Idaho S...

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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Greg Lucero speaks during a panel discussion titled: Utah Against Police Brutality, hosted by Utah Against Police Brutality.  Deeda Seed, and Michael Clára were also on the panel, at the Salt Lake City library, Saturday, February 13, 2016. Activists call for changes to Salt Lake City’s police civilian review board
    Activists want more autonomy for the civilian board tasked with reviewing the Salt Lake City Police Department’s actions. The 14-member group, called...
    Updated Feb 13 2016 08:58 pm   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah Highway Patrol  A semi-truck rolled on Interstate 215 near State Street on Saturday morning.  Separate crashes close parts of I-215 and I-15
    Separate crashes caused major delays on two Utah highways Saturday afternoon, and sent one person to the hospital in critical condition. About 11:20 a...
    Updated Feb 13 2016 08:43 pm   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah Department of Transportation  A semi-truck fire in Echo has shut down Interstate 80 at the Echo Junction. Semi fire shuts down I-80 at Echo Junction
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    Updated Feb 12 2016 10:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • Man looking for his dog dies after SUV hits him in Sandy
    A 90-year-old man looking for his dog was hit and killed by a sports-utility vehicle Friday night, Sandy police said. About 7:45 p.m., the man was cro...
    Updated Feb 12 2016 10:10 pm   |     |   Share


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