ACCIDENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ACCIDENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57824454-78/clearfield-hit-accident-barron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57824454-78/clearfield-hit-accident-barron.html.csp">Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T11:26:08.89-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was killed Tuesday evening after being hit by a FrontRunner train near Clearfield. Utah Transit Authority spokesman Remi Barron confirmed that a man walking down the middle of the tracks was hit by one of the commuter trains. The accident occurred near where the tracks cross 2300 North on the border between Sunset and Clinton. “It appears to be a suicide,” Barron said. The accident caused delays on the line near the Clearfield and Roy stations, UTA tweeted at 8:07 p.m. UTA set up a bus bri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57824454@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:26:08 MDT College visit turns tragic for Calif. students; 10 killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806514-68/students-bus-california-humboldt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806514-68/students-bus-california-humboldt.html.csp">College visit turns tragic for Calif. students; 10 killed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FENIT NIRAPPIL and martha mendoza</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T19:28:37.799-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 07:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orland, Calif. • It was a busload of opportunity: young, low-income, motivated students, destined to become the first in their families to go to college, journeying from the concrete sprawl of Los Angeles to a remote redwood campus 650 miles north. Those dreams shattered for some Thursday in an explosive freeway collision that left 10 dead — students, chaperones and both drivers — and dozens hospitalized. Desperate families awaited word about loved ones Friday, while investigators tried to figur...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578065142014-04-11T19:28:37.799-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T19:28:37.799-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806514@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:28:37 MDT Utah man dies in I-15 rollover crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57807479-78/truck-brigham-burton-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57807479-78/truck-brigham-burton-died.html.csp">Utah man dies in I-15 rollover crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T19:35:02.973-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 19-year-old Brigham City man — who may have fallen asleep at the wheel — died early Friday when his pickup truck rolled on Interstate 15 near Brigham City. Mitchell Burton died at about 3:30 a.m. when his northbound truck drifted into the left emergency lane and onto a rumble strip, the Utah Highway Patrol reported Burton then overcorrected and the truck traveled back across the freeway to the right shoulder, where it rolled once, hitting a sign post. The truck came to rest upright, and Burto...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57807479@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:35:02 MDT Crash stops traffic in Cache County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804785-78/amp-millville-200-henson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804785-78/amp-millville-200-henson.html.csp">Crash stops traffic in Cache County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T13:01:19.072-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 01:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police are responding to a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck in Providence. The crash happened before 9 p.m. near 200 S. Millville, according to a police dispatcher. The dispatcher did not have information about injuries or the extent of delays for other motorists. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story as more information becomes available. jdalrymple@sltrib.com Twitter: @jimmycdii</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Utah Department of Transportation spokesman Vic Saunders said the 1 p.m. accident forced closure of both northbound and southbound lanes in the area of 3900 South in Pleasant View. Traffic was diverted to alternative routes until the wreckage was cleared and the power line restored. The road reopened about 5:30 p.m. There was no immediate estimate for when the high...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802887@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:21:52 MDT I-15 rollover crash slows downtown Salt Lake City commute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57795956-78/lake-salt-commute-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57795956-78/lake-salt-commute-crash.html.csp">I-15 rollover crash slows downtown Salt Lake City commute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T11:59:57.526-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A two-vehicle crash brought the Wednesday morning commute on southbound Interstate 15 in downtown Salt Lake City to a crawl. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said the collision, in which one of the vehicles rolled, occurred at 7:57 a.m. near 100 South. The right three lanes were closed for about an hour until troopers completed their investigation and wreckage was moved off the freeway. One driver was taken to University Hospital with minor injuries. The cause of the accident was under invest...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795956@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:59:57 MDT West Haven man dies in ultralight crash at Willard Bay State Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57795377-78/speer-crash-state-parks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57795377-78/speer-crash-state-parks.html.csp">West Haven man dies in ultralight crash at Willard Bay State Park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T06:21:49.882-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 06:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators on Wednesday were trying to determine what caused a fatal ultralight aircraft crash at Willard Bay State Park. Utah State Parks spokesman Eugene Swalberg identified the victim of the crash as 60-year-old Allen Speer of West Haven. The accident occurred just before 6 p.m. Tuesday when Speer went down on a road serving the Willow and Cottonwood campgrounds. Witnesses told parks officials that Speer had been flying low and appeared to have been trying to land when he crashed. However...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795377@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 06:21:49 MDT Logan woman killed, man injured in SE Idaho crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57769078-78/idaho-logan-died-marley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57769078-78/idaho-logan-died-marley.html.csp">Logan woman killed, man injured in SE Idaho crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T21:11:26.153-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 09:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A single-vehicle rollover crash has claimed the life of a 19-year-old Logan woman in southeastern Idaho. The Idaho State Police reports that Kwintse Marley died about 11 p.m. Wednesday when her westbound 2006 Ford Focus went off Cub River Road near Preston, flipped over an embankment and landed in a canal. Marley, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected and died at the scene of the accident, ISP said. Seriously injured was a 21-year-old male passenger, also from Logan and not wearing his se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769078@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 21:11:26 MDT Man critical after car slides, rolls off snowy I-15 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738734-78/car-critical-injuries-remims.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738734-78/car-critical-injuries-remims.html.csp">Man critical after car slides, rolls off snowy I-15</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T20:03:33.901-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 40-year-old man remained in critical condition Thursday, the day after his car slid off a snowy stretch of Interstate 15 near Santaquin. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said the man, whose identity was not released, was initially rushed to Mountain View Hospital in Payson after the 7:48 p.m. rollover crash, in which his car ended up in a residential backyard near southbound mile post 243. The victim, who was the driver, was later was transported to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57738734@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:03:33 MDT Boy in polygamous town dies in forklift accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/57735347-191/amp-colorado-mohave-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/57735347-191/amp-colorado-mohave-office.html.csp">Boy in polygamous town dies in forklift accident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T08:05:03.552-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 08:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 14-year-old boy died in a forklift crash earlier this month in a mostly polygamous town, prompting investigations from numerous government agencies. Rulon Barlow Jessop died March 10 about 5:44 p.m. when a forklift he was driving went over the side of a bridge west of Colorado City, Ariz., according to Mohave County Medical Examiner Rexene Worrell. Jessop died instantly from blunt-force injuries in what appeared to be an accident. Citing a report on the incident, Worrell said another boy wa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57735347@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:05:03 MDT Chemical leak prompts evacuation of Provo park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728668-78/police-truck-accident-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728668-78/police-truck-accident-car.html.csp">Chemical leak prompts evacuation of Provo park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T16:03:18.032-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 04:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collision involving a Provo police car and a semi-truck Tuesday morning spilled flammable liquid and prompted the temporary evacuation of a downtown Provo park. The accident happened about 11:10 a.m., when the police car was heading south through the intersection of 500 West and Center Street, according to Provo Lt. Mathew Siufanua. At the same time, a Sherman-Williams paint truck was heading east on Center Street. The police car had its lights and sirens on, but the truck driver didn’t see ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57728668@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:03:18 MDT Five feared dead in Colorado small plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57719662-200/fuselage-aviation-reservoir-sunday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57719662-200/fuselage-aviation-reservoir-sunday.html.csp">Five feared dead in Colorado small plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Mcghee</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Denver Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T13:05:54.575-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 01:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A dive team will work Sunday to find and recover the fuselage of a small plane that crashed into Ridgway Reservoir, about 25 miles south of Montrose, on Saturday. Five people are believed to have been aboard when the single-engine Socata TBM700 crashed about 90 feet from shore in water up to 100 feet deep at about 2 p.m. No one is believed to have survived the crash. A sheriff’s deputy on the scene reported finding debris but no sign of the occupants. A search and rescue team searched until abou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719662@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:05:54 MDT Lehi girl in critical condition after rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57716498-78/car-girl-center-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57716498-78/car-girl-center-condition.html.csp">Lehi girl in critical condition after rollover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T19:50:55.116-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A single-car accident Saturday morning in Millard County sent a 12-year-old Lehi girl to Primary Children’s Medical Center in extremely critical condition. The car’s 39-year-old driver and a 17-year-old girl were taken to Fillmore Community Medical Center. According to Sgt. Jacob Cox of the Utah Highway Patrol, 39-year-old Rachelle Nicholson was driving a Mazda passenger car south near milepost 140 on Interstate 15 about 7:15 a.m. when she apparently drifted off the left side of the road into th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57716498@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 19:50:55 MDT Woman, 71, in serious condition after Riverton auto-ped accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57712968-78/woman-accident-center-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57712968-78/woman-accident-center-condition.html.csp">Woman, 71, in serious condition after Riverton auto-ped accident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T15:38:14.256-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 03:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 71-year-old woman was in serious condition Friday after she was struck by a pickup truck on a Riverton sidewalk. Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal said the woman sustained head injuries when a 33-year-old man driving a Chevrolet pickup hit her about 7 a.m. Friday at 13279 S. 2700 West. Hoyal said the driver was just pulling out of a daycare center, where he had dropped off his child, and did not see the woman walking near the entrance in time to avoid hitting her. The woman was taken to Intermo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57712968@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:38:14 MDT Lehi police still investigating fatal double bicycle accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57694490-78/byrge-coons-police-herriman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57694490-78/byrge-coons-police-herriman.html.csp">Lehi police still investigating fatal double bicycle accident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T09:02:04.557-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 09:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lehi police are still investigating who was at fault in a traffic accident that killed two cyclists last week. The March 12 crash killed Bryan Byrge, 39, of Riverton, and John Coons, 35, of Herriman. The two cyclists were hit by a truck at the intersection of 2100 North and Redwood Road at about 6 a.m., while it was still dark. The victims were southbound on Redwood Road and had just begun to make a left turn onto 2100 North when they were hit by the northbound pickup, according to police. The ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57694490@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:02:04 MDT Fatal auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57693067-78/wimmer-wilson-tooele-walking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57693067-78/wimmer-wilson-tooele-walking.html.csp">Fatal auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T06:28:05.723-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 06:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man died in an auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele before full light Monday morning. James Wilson, 41, was walking along the shoulder near Highway 112 and Industrial Loop Road about 7 a.m. when he was struck from behind by a car, said Tooele police Capt. Paul Wimmer. Wimmer said witnesses told officers that Wilson had been walking on or along the white line, dangerously close to the travel lanes, just prior to being hit. Wilson was walking in the dark, dressed in dark clothing, and “just may ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693067@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 06:28:05 MDT Two in serious condition after West Valley City crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686357-78/valley-condition-serious-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686357-78/valley-condition-serious-west.html.csp">Two in serious condition after West Valley City crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T22:43:17.869-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A two-vehicle accident Saturday in West Valley City left a couple in serious condition after police say their vehicle appeared to have run a red light. West Valley City police Lt. Dalan Taylor said a 66-year-old man and a 62-year-old woman were the occupants of a Saturn four-door sedan, traveling north on Decker Lake Boulevard when they were struck about 10 a.m. by a westbound Chevy Blazer at the intersection with Parkway Boulevard. The wife “took most of the impact” and was listed in serious c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57686357@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:43:17 MDT Motorcyclist critical, but improved after crash in West Valley City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57671344-78/west-motorcyclist-powell-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57671344-78/west-motorcyclist-powell-valley.html.csp">Motorcyclist critical, but improved after crash in West Valley City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T15:22:37.817-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcyclist was in critical but improved condition Wednesday, the day after he collided with a car at a West Valley City intersection. West Valley Deputy Police Chief Mike Powell said the 45-year-old victim’s vital signs had been stabilized, but he faced a long recovery from the severe leg injuries and head trauma he suffered in the Tuesday night accident. The motorcycle crashed into a vehicle making a left turn from a grocery store parking lot at 4035 S. 5600 West. The motorcyclist was init...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57671344@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:22:37 MDT Two cyclists killed in crash on Redwood Road in Lehi http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57670054-78/paul-road-lehi-pickup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57670054-78/paul-road-lehi-pickup.html.csp">Two cyclists killed in crash on Redwood Road in Lehi</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T23:17:20.22-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lehi • Two men riding bicycles to work died Wednesday morning when they were hit by a pickup truck on Redwood Road in Lehi. The crash killed Bryan Byrge, 39, of Riverton, and John Coons, 35, of Herriman. The accident occurred near 2100 N. Redwood Road about 6 a.m., while it was still dark. The victims were southbound on Redwood Road and had just begun to make a left turn onto 2100 North when they were hit by the northbound pickup. Lehi police Lt. Darren Paul said the men died instantly. It wa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670054@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:17:20 MDT Unified Police officer hurt in I-215 collision; hit-run driver arrested http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57646732-78/officer-upd-215-class.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57646732-78/officer-upd-215-class.html.csp">Unified Police officer hurt in I-215 collision; hit-run driver arrested</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T23:11:37.092-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Unified Police officer who stopped to help a motorist early Friday morning was injured when his cruiser was sideswiped by a suspected drunken, hit-and-run driver on Interstate 215. The accident call came in at 2:05 a.m. from 245 West and westbound I-215, where the UPD officer had pulled over to assist a stranded motorist, said UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal. The officer still was inside his cruiser, its emergency lights activated, when a pickup truck struck the cruiser and then was driven away from the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57646732@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:11:37 MDT