EASTBOUND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EASTBOUND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Clinton man dies after head-on with semi on snowy Highway 40 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697180-78/semi-pickup-batchelor-eastbound.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697180-78/semi-pickup-batchelor-eastbound.html.csp">Clinton man dies after head-on with semi on snowy Highway 40</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="2014-03-18T21:04:49.087-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Clinton man was killed when his pickup truck, possibly speeding in wind-whipped snow, collided head-on with a semi-trailer rig on Highway 40 near Strawberry Reservoir in Wasatch County. The Utah Highway Patrol said that in appears that 51-year-old Craig L. Batchelor attempted to pass a slow-moving, eastbound SUV by crossing over a double-yellow, no-passing line about 7 p.m. Monday. In near-whitehout conditions, troopers reported, Batchelor’s pickup struck the left front of the westbound semi....</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57697180@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:04:49 MDT Truck fire closes down eastbound I-80 in Parleys Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57669742-78/fire-canyon-caught-eastbound.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57669742-78/fire-canyon-caught-eastbound.html.csp">Truck fire closes down eastbound I-80 in Parleys Canyon</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="2014-03-12T11:15:01.824-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A section of Interstate 80 in Parleys Canyon east of Salt Lake City was shut down for much of early Wednesday morning after a Federal Express delivery truck caught fire. The driver escaped without injury when his semi rig’s engine caught fire at 2:07 a.m. Wednesday near mile post 135, Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said. Troopers closed down all eastbound lanes of I-80 through much of the night, reopening one lane about 6 a.m. All lanes were reopened about an hour later, though delays of 45...</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> 57669742@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:15:01 MDT