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UHP ID's woman killed in Box Elder Co. rollover

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — Officials have identified a woman who was killed in a single vehicle rollover accident in Box Elder County on Interstate 84 Tuesday afternoon. 149 more words


Highway patrol officer stops car in $200K drug bust

A Utah Highway Patrol officer stopped two Tucson women on Interstate 15 on Oct. 18, later arresting them for possession of $200,000 worth of methamphetamine. 76 more words

Woman flown to hospital after rollover crash on I-80

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah – A woman was flown to the University of Utah Hospital Sunday afternoon after a single vehicle rollover crash that occurred on I-80. 161 more words


Motorcyclist flown to hospital after suffering severe head trauma

UTAH COUNTY — A man was airlifted to a hospital in extremely critical condition Saturday after a motorcycle accident on SR-92 near Sundance.

The accident occurred near mile marker 24 on SR-92, which is also known as the Alpine Scenic Loop, at about 1:45 p.m. 141 more words


Nervous pair prompts police search on I-15; 9 pounds of meth found

SOUTHERN UTAH – A traffic stop on I-15 resulted in arrests for a pair of travelers who were allegedly transporting illegal or unlawfully obtained items that included identification documents and credit cards as well as nine pounds of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $200,000. 444 more words


Car accident in Box Elder Co. leaves Idaho man dead

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — A car accident in Box Elder County left an Idaho man dead Friday night.

At approximately 5:15 p.m., the victim was traveling south in a Ford pickup truck on Interstate 15 near the city of Portage when he was struck from behind by another vehicle near mile marker 398, according to Utah Highway Patrol officials. 160 more words


Colorado Motorcyclist Dies In Freak Accident In Utah

BOULDER, Utah (AP) — A Colorado motorcyclist died after he crashed into a tree that fell in front of him on a Utah highway.

The Utah Highway Patrol says 69-year-old Edgar Riecke of Durango struck an aspen tree that had just been cut by a group of Boy Scouts with a permit for cutting down trees for firewood. 58 more words