CONDITION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CONDITION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) SLCPD: Downtown rollover victim in serious condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232596-78/condition-woman-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232596-78/condition-woman-lake-salt.html.csp">SLCPD: Downtown rollover victim in serious condition</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="2014-07-28T12:54:15.361-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was in serious condition on Monday, the day after her van crashed into three other vehicles and rolled in downtown Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City police did not release the woman’s identity, but confirmed her vital signs had been stabilized and that she was expected to recover. The accident occurred just after 10 a.m. Sunday when the woman’s eastbound van slammed into three parked cars near 300 South and 470 East. She initially was reported to be in critical condition. The cause of the 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58232596@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:54:15 MDT Kirby: Hear that boom? That’s the sound of responsibility http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225229-78/kirby-fireworks-loud-shoot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225229-78/kirby-fireworks-loud-shoot.html.csp">Kirby: Hear that boom? That’s the sound of responsibility</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Tribune Columnist </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T11:22:30.144-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It is my nature to be the least responsible person in any group of people larger than just myself. Given what I’m about to say, it’s only fair that I admit this up front. I come by this condition honestly. I have poor impulse control, a genuine indifference to overwrought feelings and a well-known penchant for winding up self-important prudes. Thanks to medication, a loving but tough wife, and the encroachment of age, I’ve gotten better about my “condition.” Now I can sometimes go an entire hou...</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> 58225229@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:22:30 MDT W. Jordan rollover crash driver’s condition improves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210416-78/jordan-west-condition-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210416-78/jordan-west-condition-crash.html.csp">W. Jordan rollover crash driver’s condition improves</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="2014-07-22T17:25:58.781-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man hospitalized in a Monday rollover crash in West Jordan had been upgraded to satisfactory condition on Wednesday. West Jordan police Sgt. Dan Roberts said the injured man, who was not identified, was reportedly well on the way to recovery three days after his Volkswagen Jetta, westbound on 7800 South, ran a red light at the intersection with 6000 West. A southbound Jeep hit the Jetta, causing it to roll. Roberts said the woman driving the Jeep was unhurt, he said. remims@sltrib.com Twitter...</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> 58210416@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:25:58 MDT Nearly-electrocuted Murray man’s condition improves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207100-78/murray-condition-gaipher-monday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207100-78/murray-condition-gaipher-monday.html.csp">Nearly-electrocuted Murray man’s condition improves</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="2014-07-21T16:50:56.319-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 62-year-old man had been upgraded from critical to serious condition on Monday, two days after accidentally touching a 12,000-volt power line in the backyard of his Murray home. Deputy Murray Fire Marshal Pat Killian confirmed the man was improved and expected to survive the 7:30 p.m. Saturday near-electrocution at 5341 Allendale Drive (600 West). Clinton Gaipher reportedly touched the line with a metal pole while attempting to put anti-bird netting over his apple trees. The jolt knocked him ...</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> 58207100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:50:56 MDT West Salt Lake drive-by leaves man in serious condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206508-78/lake-salt-condition-drive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206508-78/lake-salt-condition-drive.html.csp">West Salt Lake drive-by leaves man in serious condition</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="2014-07-21T12:03:05.969-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 20-year-old, man cut down in a hail of bullets during a west Salt Lake City drive-by shooting, was in serious condition Monday. Salt Lake City police Detective Greg Wilkins said the shooting occurred at 1:26 a.m. Sunday after a homeowner tried to end a party that was getting out of control near 800 N. Morton Drive (1900 West). Two uninvited male guests had argued with other partygoers, prompting the host to order everyone to leave. As the crowd left the home, witnesses saw a male suspect in a ...</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> 58206508@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:03:05 MDT Midvale crash critically injures one http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202771-78/crash-hansen-condition-critically.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202771-78/crash-hansen-condition-critically.html.csp">Midvale crash critically injures one</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:02:02.424-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was critically injured Saturday in a head-on crash. The 63-year-old man was heading north on 900 East, when he pulled off to the side of the road at 6395 South to make a U-turn, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. But he over-corrected, turning his Mazda head-on into a northbound SUV at 8:38 p.m., Hansen said. The man had to be extricated from his Mazda and was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The two people in the SUV were in good to fair condition, Hansen said. The cras...</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> 58202771@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:02:02 MDT Driver in fiery I-80 semi crash remains critical http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194876-78/semi-crash-condition-critical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194876-78/semi-crash-condition-critical.html.csp">Driver in fiery I-80 semi crash remains critical</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="2014-07-17T21:51:54.101-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Jordan trucker remained in critical condition Thursday, the day after he was injured in a fiery collision with another semi-trailer rig in Echo Canyon near the Utah-Wyoming border. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said the condition of 44-year-old Roger Davidson, who was flown from the Interstate 80 crash by helicopter to University Hospital in Salt Lake City, was unchanged. The crash occurred about 5 a.m. Wednesday when one westbound semi rear-ended the other, which had partially pul...</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> 58194876@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:51:54 MDT Woman may be taking kidnapped Oklahoma baby to Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196495-68/baby-alert-findley-oklahoma.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196495-68/baby-alert-findley-oklahoma.html.csp">Woman may be taking kidnapped Oklahoma baby to Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jesse Paul </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Denver Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:28.653-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Amber Alert has been issued for a 5-month-old girl from Oklahoma who authorities believe may be traveling with her abductor through Colorado en route to Salt Lake City, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation said. Cindy Findley, 48, who has a mental health condition, is accused of kidnapping the baby, Olivia Smith, from Kingfisher County, Okla. on Thursday, according to the alert. Finley is traveling west in a black over brown 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe with Texas plates and is accompanied by Jennif...</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> 58196495@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:28 MDT Motorcyclist injured in fatal July 8 crash in serious condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195030-78/crash-condition-july-motorcycle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195030-78/crash-condition-july-motorcycle.html.csp">Motorcyclist injured in fatal July 8 crash in serious condition</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="2014-07-18T22:47:29.572-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 30-year-old man, injured in a July 8 motorcycle crash in Midvale that killed his female passenger, has been upgraded to serious condition and is expected to survive. Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal confirmed that the woman, identified as Amanda Ginther, 28, most recently of Ohio, had died on July 11. She had been on life support and very critical condition following the crash near 900 East and Fort Union Boulevard (7100 South). The motorcycle was eastbound on Fort Union Boulevard when the blu...</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> 58195030@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:29 MDT Salt Lake City-owned bus flips in Grand Teton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177953-68/bus-park-national-grand.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177953-68/bus-park-national-grand.html.csp">Salt Lake City-owned bus flips in Grand Teton</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T08:52:26.172-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grand Teton National Park, Wyo. • Three people injured when a tourist bus flipped on its side while traveling through Grand Teton National Park remained in the hospital Saturday. Two were being treated at the Eastern Idaho Medical Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho, where they were listed in fair condition Saturday, hospital spokesman Karen Connelly said. Another person remained at St. John’s Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming, in good condition, Connelly said. “Luckily, clinically they’re all going t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581779532014-07-13T08:52:26.172-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T08:52:26.172-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177953@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:52:26 MDT 8 hospitalized after Teton Park tour bus crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173681-68/park-bus-crash-hospitalized.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173681-68/park-bus-crash-hospitalized.html.csp">8 hospitalized after Teton Park tour bus crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:06:43.131-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grand Teton National Park, Wyo. • Authorities say a bus carrying Asian tourists flipped on its side on a busy highway in Grand Teton National Park, and eight people were hospitalized. Officials say the other 19 people aboard were taken to a hospital and released after Thursday’s crash. Two of the hospitalized victims were in fair condition, and the others had non-life-threatening injuries. No other details were available. The crash occurred on U.S. 89 north of Colter Bay Village on Jackson Lake....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581736812014-07-11T13:06:43.131-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T13:06:43.131-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173681@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:06:43 MDT One critical, one serious after rollover crash in N. Salt Lake http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156679-78/lake-salt-condition-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156679-78/lake-salt-condition-crash.html.csp">One critical, one serious after rollover crash in N. Salt Lake</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="2014-07-08T13:35:31.124-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 01:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Magna woman was critically injured early Monday when the compact car she was in rolled off a frontage road near Interstate 15 in south Davis County. Sheriff’s Sgt. Susan Poulsen said the accident occurred at 12:24 a.m. when a southbound white Dodge Caliber left the road near 500 South in North Salt Lake, rolled several times through a fence and ejected one of two occupants, 22-year-old Paula Florez. She was rushed to Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, where she was listed in critical cond...</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> 58156679@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:35:31 MDT UHP identifies 3 killed Friday in I-80 crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151950-78/crash-orozco-pickup-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151950-78/crash-orozco-pickup-died.html.csp">UHP identifies 3 killed Friday in I-80 crash</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T22:50:28.967-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Highway Patrol has identified the Farmington woman and her two children who died Friday in a Tooele County crash. Delphine John, 44, and daughters Anaya Orozco, 3, and Deliah Ramirez, 18, died in the crash on westbound Interstate 80. They were passengers in a Chevy Suburban that crashed head-on with a wrong-way pickup truck about 30 miles east of Wendover, said Utah Highway Patrol Lt. Cory Nye. The crash occurred at 6:39 p.m. John, Ramirez and Orozco died at the scene. The man who was d...</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> 58151950@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 22:50:28 MDT Letter: Bad Kaysville sidewalk could be deadly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58065379-82/sidewalk-condition-kaysville-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58065379-82/sidewalk-condition-kaysville-students.html.csp">Letter: Bad Kaysville sidewalk could be deadly</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T16:27:02.613-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There is a sidewalk located on Main Street (State Route 273) in Kaysville between 1000 South and 775 South. This sidewalk is the only way to get to school for several students who go to Windridge Elementary because there isn’t a bus. A small portion of this sidewalk is in good condition, but for the most part it is chipped, has cracks and is in very bad condition. Scooter and skateboard wheels usually get stuck in the divots, chips and cracks. I have known many people and students who have gotte...</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> 58065379@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:27:02 MDT Man critically burned in Utah magnesium plant explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58032061-78/explosion-plant-whitehouse-burned.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58032061-78/explosion-plant-whitehouse-burned.html.csp">Man critically burned in Utah magnesium plant explosion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T21:35:52.098-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 09:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was critically burned in an explosion at U.S. Magnesium. The explosion was reported at the plant, near the southwest shore of the Great Salt Lake, about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Medical personnel at the plant called Tooele County dispatchers for a helicopter to take a man, in his 40s, to the hospital, said Bucky Whitehouse, Tooele County emergency management director. The man had been burned on his head and upper torso and had suffered inhalation burns from breathing in superheated air, Whiteh...</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> 58032061@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 21:35:52 MDT Driver in serious condition after rig rolls near Snowville http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027092-78/driver-cleared-closed-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027092-78/driver-cleared-closed-condition.html.csp">Driver in serious condition after rig rolls near Snowville</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="2014-06-04T14:20:16.987-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A semi-trailer driver was in serious condition after rolling his rig and its load of plywood on Interstate 84 near Snowville on Wednesday morning. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said the 7:45 a.m. crash initially closed down the highway until the wood was cleared away. One eastbound lane remained closed through the morning as wreckage was cleared. The driver was taken to Bear River Regional Hospital in Tremonton, where he was expected to recover from his injuries, Royce said. The cause of t...</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> 58027092@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:20:16 MDT Sunset girl’s condition improves day after truck-car crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58007825-78/girl-truck-car-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58007825-78/girl-truck-car-condition.html.csp">Sunset girl’s condition improves day after truck-car crash</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="2014-05-30T13:08:25.115-06:00">Updated May 30, 2014 01:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 3-year-old girl was upgraded to serious condition Friday, the day after she the car she was riding in was struck by a pickup truck in Sunset. Sunset police Officer Cody Butcher said that doctors reported the girl’s vital signs had been stabilized and that she had improved since she was flown Thursday afternoon to Salt Lake City’s Primary Children’s Hospital in critical condition. The girl’s father and a 1-year-old brother, who had been hospitalized with scrapes and bruises, had been released, ...</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> 58007825@www.sltrib.com Fri, 30 May 2014 13:08:25 MDT