INCIDENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/INCIDENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Richfield girl recovering from accidental shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702306-78/girl-police-richfield-incident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702306-78/girl-police-richfield-incident.html.csp">Richfield girl recovering from accidental shooting</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="2014-03-19T17:25:32.662-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 05:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 9-year-old Richfield girl was in serious condition Wednesday, a day after she was accidentally shot in the stomach by her 8-year-old male cousin. Richfield police said the incident occurred just before 4 p.m. Tuesday when the boy, sitting with the girl in the back seat of a car traveling on Main Street near 500 South, apparently found a .45-caliber handgun. While he handled the firearm it went off, a single round going through the girl’s abdomen. Police learned of the incident when notified ...</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> 57702306@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:25:32 MDT IRS: Worker took home personal info of 20K employees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699301-68/irs-information-personal-agency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699301-68/irs-information-personal-agency.html.csp">IRS: Worker took home personal info of 20K employees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 08:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • An Internal Revenue Service employee took home personal information on about 20,000 IRS workers, former workers and contractors, putting the data at risk for public release, the agency said Tuesday. The employee took home a computer thumb drive containing names, Social Security numbers and addresses of the workers, and plugged the drive into an unsecure home network, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said in an email to employees. “At this point, we have no direct evidence to indicate ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576993012014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57699301@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:02:21 MDT Botched Salt Lake City robbery ends in gunfire, but no one hurt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697979-78/police-fired-suspect-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697979-78/police-fired-suspect-lake.html.csp">Botched Salt Lake City robbery ends in gunfire, but no one hurt</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="2014-03-18T20:35:41.054-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 08:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police were looking for a suspect who fired his gun at least twice before fleeing the scene of an abortive holdup. Police said the incident took place just prior to midnight Monday when the man entered offices of the Overniter Motor Inn at 1500 W. North Temple Street and demanded money from the clerk. When the clerk refused, the suspect fired once into a wall and ran from the building, where he fired once more in an unknown direction before driving away. Police were still develop...</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> 57697979@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:35:41 MDT South By Southwest goes on after crash kills 2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57680230-200/police-austin-acevedo-driver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57680230-200/police-austin-acevedo-driver.html.csp">South By Southwest goes on after crash kills 2</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T22:46:40.589-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">AUSTIN, Texas • Fleeing police, a driver gunned a gray Honda Civic through a street barricade and into a crowd of South By Southwest festival attendees early Thursday, killing two people, injuring 23 others and casting a pall over one of the nation’s hippest celebrations of music, movies and technology. The driver struck multiple pedestrians around 12:30 a.m. on a block filled with concertgoers, then sped down the street, hitting and killing a man from the Netherlands on a bicycle and an Austin ...</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> 57680230@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:46:40 MDT Friend: Pistorius shot gun out of car and at cafe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57664860-68/pistorius-fresco-gun-steenkamp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57664860-68/pistorius-fresco-gun-steenkamp.html.csp">Friend: Pistorius shot gun out of car and at cafe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T08:50:04.304-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • A friend of Oscar Pistorius testified in the Olympian’s murder trial Tuesday that the athlete twice fired guns for which the double-amputee is charged with firearms violations. Pistorius denies guilt in both events, which took place before he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Feb. 14, 2013. But his friend, Darren Fresco, testified Tuesday that Pistorius shot a gun through a car’s sunroof, after having an altercation with police and months later in a separate ev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576648602014-03-11T08:50:04.304-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-11T08:50:04.304-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57664860@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:50:04 MDT Witness: Pistorious asked friend to lie over gun incident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57636005-68/pistorius-lerena-gun-restaurant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57636005-68/pistorius-lerena-gun-restaurant.html.csp">Witness: Pistorious asked friend to lie over gun incident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T11:15:18.947-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • A month before he fatally shot his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius cajoled a friend into taking the blame when a gun was accidentally fired under the Johannesburg restaurant table where he and other friends were sitting, according to testimony Wednesday in the double-amputee runner’s murder trial. ‘”Just say it was you. I don’t want any tension around me,”‘ witness Kevin Lerena remembered Pistorius telling a friend. ‘”There’s too much media hype around me.”‘ The testimony by...</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> 57636005@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:15:18 MDT UVU basketball: New Mexico State players suspended after brawl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57613213-77/utah-valley-miller-ross.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57613213-77/utah-valley-miller-ross.html.csp">UVU basketball: New Mexico State players suspended after brawl</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T22:09:33.267-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • The Western Athletic Conference has suspended New Mexico State players K.C. Ross-Miller and Renaldo Dixon for their roles in a brawl at Utah Valley on Thursday night. Ross-Miller was suspended for two games and Dixon was suspended for one for violating the conference’s sportsmanship policy. As time expired in Utah Valley’s 66-61 overtime victory, the players were walking to their benches when Ross-Miller threw the basketball at Holton Hunsaker. Utah Valley fans were storming the court whe...</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> 57613213@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:09:33 MDT UHP trooper’s vehicle hit twice in 4 months, escapes injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57587158-78/trooper-vehicle-christianson-semi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57587158-78/trooper-vehicle-christianson-semi.html.csp">UHP trooper’s vehicle hit twice in 4 months, escapes injury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Janelle Stecklein</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T11:32:46.489-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 11:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah Highway Patrol trooper escaped injury Sunday morning after a semi side-swiped his vehicle while he was on a traffic stop. Lt. Rich Christianson said the trooper was finishing a traffic stop about 6:15 a.m. in the emergency lane of southbound Interstate 15 near the 2100 North exit area in Lehi when he looked up to see a semi inches away from his face. Christianson said the trooper later recalled watching the semi “slide right past his face” as it sideswiped his cruiser. The semi continued ...</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> 57587158@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 11:32:46 MDT