CROSSING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CROSSING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Van hits 80-year-old Orem school crossing guard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733696-78/crosswalk-martinez-crossing-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733696-78/crosswalk-martinez-crossing-guard.html.csp">Van hits 80-year-old Orem school crossing guard</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="2014-03-27T06:59:59.301-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 06:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An 80-year-old school crossing guard in Orem sustained minor injuries when he was hit in a crosswalk Wednesday morning by a van. Orem police Sgt. Craig Martinez said the accident occurred at 7:23 a.m. Wednesday in the crosswalk at 1035 N. 800 East, near Orchard Elementary School. “[He] was in the crosswalk with his traffic vest on, with his stop sign up, with the [crosswalk’s] flashing lights on,” Martinez said. An unspecified number of children also were in the crosswalk at the time, but none 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57733696@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:59:59 MDT Girl injured while crossing against light in West Valley City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57714060-78/taylor-girl-girls-injured.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57714060-78/taylor-girl-girls-injured.html.csp">Girl injured while crossing against light in West Valley City</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="2014-03-21T16:15:25.4-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 14-year-old girl was seriously injured Friday morning when her hand was pinned under a car that hit her in West Valley City. The girl was crossing 3900 South at 1300 West with three other girls about 8 a.m., dodging traffic as they crossed against a red light, said Lt. Dalan Taylor. One of the girls was struck by a westbound Honda Civic, suffering head injuries. When the car came to a stop, her hand was pinned under a tire, Taylor said. The girl suffered multiple fractures to her face, but her...</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> 57714060@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:15:25 MDT Woman seriously hurt crossing West Valley City road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57626608-78/truck-west-woman-crossing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57626608-78/truck-west-woman-crossing.html.csp">Woman seriously hurt crossing West Valley City road</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="2014-03-03T18:59:45.828-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 06:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was seriously hurt after a semi-truck driver hit her while she was crossing a West Valley City street. About 1:40 p.m., the 52-year-old woman was crossing at 3500 S. Redwood Road (1700 West) when the truck hit her, said West Valley City Deputy Police Chief Mike Powell. She had a signal to cross and was in the crosswalk, though the northbound truck, turning east onto 3500 South, also had a green light, Powell said. The truck came to a stop a short distance away. The woman was taken to 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> 57626608@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:59:45 MDT