CRITICAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CRITICAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Teen girl critical, but improving, after W. Jordan crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58401757-78/jordan-car-condition-critical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58401757-78/jordan-car-condition-critical.html.csp">Teen girl critical, but improving, after W. Jordan 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="2014-09-12T09:05:20.668-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 17-year-old girl was in critical but improving condition Thursday, the day after her car collided with a pickup truck in West Jordan. The teen was driving a compact car north on Grizzly Way when her car was broadsided by the pickup, which was eastbound on 9000 South. West Jordan police Sgt. Dan Roberts said the girl was rushed by medical helicopter to University Hospital in Salt Lake City in extremely critical condition, but was reported to have been stabalized on Thursday. The driver of the p...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58401757@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:05:20 MDT Teen in critical condition after West Jordan collision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58400575-78/jordan-critical-west-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58400575-78/jordan-critical-west-car.html.csp">Teen in critical condition after West Jordan collision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T11:20:50.864-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A teenager suffered critical injuries when her car and a pickup collided Wednesday night in West Jordan. The girl, 17, was driving a small passenger car north on Grizzly Way when her car was struck on the driver’s side by a pickup traveling east on 9000 South, said West Jordan police Lt. Drew Sanders. The teen suffered “extremely critical” injuries and was flown to University Hospital. The driver of the pickup suffered serious injuries and was taken to Jordan Valley Hospital, Sanders said. Inves...</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> 58400575@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:20:50 MDT Motorcyclist injured in South Salt Lake crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58371073-78/south-motorcyclist-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58371073-78/south-motorcyclist-lake-salt.html.csp">Motorcyclist injured in South Salt Lake crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T10:38:25.737-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcyclist was in critical condition Wednesday after a crash in South Salt Lake. The 35-year-old motorcyclist was traveling south on State Street about 4 p.m. when the motorcycle collided with the rear driver’s side door of a passenger car at 3400 South, said South Salt Lake police spokesman Gary Keller. The motorcyclist is not believed to have been wearing a helmet and suffered critical injuries, Keller said. The crash forced the closure of two of the three southbound lanes of State Street,...</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> 58371073@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 10:38:25 MDT Ogden motorcyclist critical, hit-and-run driver sought http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317197-78/motorcyclist-critical-condition-driver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317197-78/motorcyclist-critical-condition-driver.html.csp">Ogden motorcyclist critical, hit-and-run driver sought</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="2014-08-21T11:51:16.026-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden police on Wednesday asked for the public’s help in locating a hit-and-run driver who left a motorcyclist in critical condition. Police Lt. Tim Scott said no arrests had been made or suspects identified in the 10 p.m. Tuesday incident at 1000 N. Washington Blvd., where a northbound vehicle described only as a white hatchback car struck the motorcyclist and drove away. The unidentified motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet, remained hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday. Anyone w...</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> 58317197@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:51:16 MDT Report shows Utah Dickey’s had problem with food labels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58313061-78/dickey-health-tea-critical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58313061-78/dickey-health-tea-critical.html.csp">Report shows Utah Dickey’s had problem with food labels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:22:10.687-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During a routine inspection Jan. 21, the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in South Jordan — where a woman last week was seriously injured by drinking chemical-laced tea — was cited for seven health code violations, including one “non-critical” issue that involved a food container that was not properly labeled. “Food containers are not labeled with the common name of the food,” reads the 7-month-old inspection report on the Salt Lake County Health Department website. The record did not list what ingredien...</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> 58313061@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:22:10 MDT Letter: Why didn’t God intervene? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303850-82/tea-god-didn-grace.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303850-82/tea-god-didn-grace.html.csp">Letter: Why didn’t God intervene?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T16:36:02.462-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 04:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jan Harding remained in critical condition at the University of Utah Hospital after unknowingly drinking sweet tea poisoned with lye (“Woman who drank poisoned tea still critical,” Tribune, August 15). But Dan Walker, executive director of the Salt Lake Baptist Association, predictably remarked, “By the grace of God, the doctor on duty [when she arrived] was the Chief of the U of U Burn Unit.” Too bad this same purportedly omniscient, omnipotent, omnibenevolent god didn’t have the good grace to...</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> 58303850@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:36:02 MDT Critical injuries reported in Enterprise crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296819-78/crash-injuries-critical-ejected.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296819-78/crash-injuries-critical-ejected.html.csp">Critical injuries reported in Enterprise crash</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="2014-08-15T09:33:21.759-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A passenger who was ejected from a vehicle that pulled in front of another vehicle Thursday morning in Washington County suffered critical injuries, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. The crash occurred about 9:40 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of State Route 18 and Main Street in Enterprise, said UHP Sgt. Todd Royce. The crash occurred when a GMC van that was stopped at the intersection pulled forward into the path of a Dodge truck traveling at or near the posted speed limit of 55 mph, 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> 58296819@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:33:21 MDT Utah woman critically injured by toxic tea at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58295177-78/winkler-tea-chemical-jordan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58295177-78/winkler-tea-chemical-jordan.html.csp">Utah woman critically injured by toxic tea at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T13:29:41.132-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman is in critical condition after drinking sweet tea that contained a toxic industrial cleaning chemical at a South Jordan restaurant. The woman, 67, was eating at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, 689 W. South Jordan Parkway, about 1 p.m. Sunday when she poured a glass of sweet tea from the self-service beverage bar, said South Jordan Police Cpl. Sam Winkler. “She takes a sip, and her mouth instantly starts burning,” Winkler said. She tried to spit out the tea, but her mouth and throat suffered sever...</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> 58295177@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:29:41 MDT UHP hunting for hit-and-run pickup and trailer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58250108-78/trailer-car-pickup-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58250108-78/trailer-car-pickup-condition.html.csp">UHP hunting for hit-and-run pickup and trailer</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="2014-08-01T19:24:57.905-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 07:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Law enforcement officers throughout northern Utah were on the lookout Friday for a pickup truck and trailer involved in a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 215 that left a 7-year-old girl in critical condition. Utah Highway Patrol spokesman Dwayne Baird said the incident occurred about 10:30 p.m. Thursday when the pickup, purportedly hauling a trailer without rear lights, sideswiped a car on southbound I-215 near 1300 West. The car then crashed into a sound wall on the right side of the freewa...</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> 58250108@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:24:57 MDT Woman struck by car in Utah remains in critical condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58248210-78/woman-cottrell-ogden-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58248210-78/woman-cottrell-ogden-condition.html.csp">Woman struck by car in Utah remains in critical condition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:52:41.442-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A day after being struck by a car while crossing a busy intersection in Ogden, a 67-year-old woman remained in critical condition Thursday afternoon. The woman was in the crosswalk making her way across 24th Street at 5:47 p.m. Wednesday when a vehicle making a left turn onto Harrison Boulevard collided with the woman, said Ogden police Lt. Kevin Cottrell. “Harrison’s a very busy road, and that’s when people are getting off work and coming home,” Cottrell said. “So, yeah, there’s a substantial 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> 58248210@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:52:41 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