TOOELE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TOOELE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tooele police: Suicidal missing woman found dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57763064-78/woman-missing-police-tooele.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57763064-78/woman-missing-police-tooele.html.csp">Tooele police: Suicidal missing woman found dead</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="2014-04-02T09:43:47.738-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tooele police said a distraught woman who disappeared in her car last week has been found dead, the apparent victim of suicide. Capt. Paul Wimmer confirmed Wednesday that the 19-year-old woman’s car was spotted by a passerby in Davenport Canyon late Tuesday night. Tooele County sheriff’s deputies responded and located the woman’s body about 100 yards away. The specific means of her death were not released. However, police had indicated earlier that the victim suffered from depression and had pre...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57763064@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:43:47 MDT Tooele police asking public’s help to find woman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57761198-78/police-tooele-asking-woman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57761198-78/police-tooele-asking-woman.html.csp">Tooele police asking public’s help to find woman</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="2014-04-02T09:43:38.177-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tooele police are asking for help finding a woman who is missing and is reported to have threatened suicide. Allysa Kay Dalton disappeared March 29. Dalton suffers from depression and has previously attempted suicide, police wrote. The only personal items missing from her home are two prescription bottles, containing Nortriptyline and Celexa. She is 19, white, 5 feet 5 inches tall and 190 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and fair skinned. She is believed to be driving a 2004 Black Suzuki Vero...</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> 57761198@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:43:38 MDT Fatal auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57693067-78/wimmer-wilson-tooele-walking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57693067-78/wimmer-wilson-tooele-walking.html.csp">Fatal auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele</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="2014-03-18T06:28:05.723-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 06:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man died in an auto-pedestrian accident in Tooele before full light Monday morning. James Wilson, 41, was walking along the shoulder near Highway 112 and Industrial Loop Road about 7 a.m. when he was struck from behind by a car, said Tooele police Capt. Paul Wimmer. Wimmer said witnesses told officers that Wilson had been walking on or along the white line, dangerously close to the travel lanes, just prior to being hit. Wilson was walking in the dark, dressed in dark clothing, and “just may ...</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> 57693067@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 06:28:05 MDT Boy hospitalized after Miller Motorsports Park crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57687845-78/amp-park-miller-motorsports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57687845-78/amp-park-miller-motorsports.html.csp">Boy hospitalized after Miller Motorsports Park crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T20:43:20.076-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 10-year-old boy was flown to the hospital Saturday after he crashed a motorcycle at Miller Motorsports Park. The boy was going off a jump in the motocross area when he crashed, said North Tooele County Fire District spokesman Ryan Willden. Firefighters were called to the Tooele park, at 2901 Sheep Lane, about 6:51 p.m. They tended to the boy until a helicopter arrived to take him to Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City. Willden did not know the extent of the boy’s injuries or where h...</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> 57687845@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:43:20 MDT Letter: Tooele can warn residents about Stericycle releases http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57647251-82/stericycle-tooele-article-cleaner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57647251-82/stericycle-tooele-article-cleaner.html.csp">Letter: Tooele can warn residents about Stericycle releases</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T22:19:01.729-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A news article titled “Tooele lawmaker: If we can handle nerve gas, we can handle Stericycle,” (Standard Examiner, March 4) got me thinking. Tooele County does have an emergency horn system previously used for nerve gas warnings that could be reactivated. Then when Stericycle has an emergency release people will know to hide their babies. Or we could simply accept the dangers associated with incineration and move to new cleaner technology. Vahn Jensen Murray</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> 57647251@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:19:01 MDT House OKs relocation of Stericycle medical waste incinerator http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57627202-90/area-hjr-incinerator-medical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57627202-90/area-hjr-incinerator-medical.html.csp">House OKs relocation of Stericycle medical waste incinerator</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T20:24:15.415-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 08:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah House passed legislation Monday clearing the path for Stericycle to move its medical waste incinerator from North Salt Lake to a new location in Tooele. Rep. Greg Hughes, R-Draper, said the unanimous approval of HJR6 by the Utah House is just the first step in the process and doesn’t specify where the new incinerator would be located. The plan, now headed to the Senate, still must get regulatory approval and there is no hard time frame for the move. Rep. Merrill Nelson, R-Grantsville, ...</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> 57627202@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:24:15 MDT Victims of magnesium plant explosion remain in Utah hospital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57583366-78/amp-magnesium-plant-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57583366-78/amp-magnesium-plant-county.html.csp">Victims of magnesium plant explosion remain in Utah hospital</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-22T22:46:51.689-06:00">Updated Feb 22, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two workers injured in a blast at US Magnesium’s Rowley plant in Tooele County remained in critical condition Saturday at University Hospital’s Burn Center. The victims, a 49-year-old supervisor and a 25-year-old worker whose names were not released, were said to be burned over their heads and torsos when hot gases erupted at the plant Friday morning. The incident was under investigation, but officials said it was possible the explosion occurred when a lid was lifted or blown open by pressuriz...</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> 57583366@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Feb 2014 22:46:51 MDT Two hurt in gas blast at US Mag plant in Tooele County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57578504-78/magnesium-salt-lake-plant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57578504-78/magnesium-salt-lake-plant.html.csp">Two hurt in gas blast at US Mag plant in Tooele County</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-21T23:06:57.304-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 11:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A blast of super-heated gas seriously injured two workers at US Magnesium’s Rowley plant in Tooele County early Friday morning. Public safety dispatchers confirmed a 911 call came in on the incident at 4:45 a.m. The plant is at 12819 N. Rowley Road, on the western shore of the Great Salt Lake. Two workers, a 49-year-old supervisor and a 25-year-old worker, were airlifted to the Intermountain Burn Center in Salt Lake City, having suffered “thermal burns” to their heads and upper torsos, said Buc...</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> 57578504@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:06:57 MDT Dugway church group rallies around triple-fatal crash victims http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57556816-78/dugway-minivan-ground-proving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57556816-78/dugway-minivan-ground-proving.html.csp">Dugway church group rallies around triple-fatal crash victims</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-17T22:05:14.246-06:00">Updated Feb 17, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Highway Patrol troopers were still trying Monday to unravel details of a multi-vehicle crash involving a church youth group van Sunday in Tooele County that left three people dead and six more seriously injured. UHP Trooper Mark Thompson said the accident occurred about 3:15 p.m. Sunday on Highway 36 near Stansbury Parkway. A northbound minivan, carrying members of a youth group from a non-denominational Christian chapel at the Army’s Dugway Proving Ground, apparently attempted to change l...</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> 57556816@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Feb 2014 22:05:14 MDT Magna teens rescued off chunk of ice in Grantsville Reservoir http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57554959-78/ice-chunk-north-reservoir.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57554959-78/ice-chunk-north-reservoir.html.csp">Magna teens rescued off chunk of ice in Grantsville Reservoir</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="2014-02-16T21:04:19.295-06:00">Updated Feb 16, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two 13-year-old Magna boys had to be rescued Sunday after they decided to play on a chunk of ice that drifted into the middle of a Tooele County reservoir with them on board. Tooele County Chief Deputy Duke North said the two boys jumped from the shore of the Grantsville Reservoir onto a chunk of ice about 1:15 p.m. and began to play on it. But then the wind shifted, taking the ice — which began to buckle — and the boys about 200 feet from shore into open water. The boys were trapped on the ice...</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> 57554959@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:04:19 MDT UHP: Three people killed in Tooele County crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57554913-78/minivan-crash-tooele-uhp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57554913-78/minivan-crash-tooele-uhp.html.csp">UHP: Three people killed in Tooele County 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="2014-02-16T21:35:42.669-06:00">Updated Feb 16, 2014 09:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three people were killed Sunday in a two-car traffic accident in Tooele County on State Road 36. The three were not immediately identified. Four others were hospitalized in critical condition, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. About 3:17 p.m., a minivan was traveling north on S.R. 36 and tried to change lanes when it struck a small SUV in the other northbound lane near mile post 62. The collision sent the minivan across the median and into the southbound lane, where it struck a Subaru, accor...</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> 57554913@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:35:42 MDT