Autopsy results will determine whether alcohol factor in fatal Draper crash

By Bob Mims

The Salt Lake Tribune

Published: January 2, 2014 09:09AM
Updated: January 2, 2014 10:48PM

Draper police are awaiting results of an autopsy and forensic tests to determine if alcohol played a role in a fatal car crash in the early morning of New Year’s Day.

Police said Thursday that Lawrence Darton, 54, of Sandy was found dead inside his vehicle just after 2 a.m. Wednesday after he colliding with a parked, vacant trailer near 11500 S. 700 East.

Darton was alone in the car, police said.

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