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Authorities searching for suspect accused of firing at UHP trooper in WVC

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Authorities are searching for a suspect accused of shooting at a Utah Highway Patrol trooper in West Valley City Friday afternoon.  245 more words

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UHP helicopter crashes in Wayne County

BICKNELL, Utah — A state helicopter has made a “hard landing” in a remote part of Wayne County.

The Utah Highway Patrol said one of its helicopters was participating in an antelope capture when it “experienced a loss of lift” and went down in an area near Bicknell. 95 more words

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Troopers Team Up, Take Utah Woman to See Ill Son After She Hit Patrol Vehicle During Traffic Stop

An 87-year-old woman who recently backed into a patrol car during a traffic stop received help from a Utah Highway Patrol trooper who enlisted several coworkers to drive the woman over three hours to see her ill son, whom she believed was dying, … 264 more words

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Mother with 6 kids in car with flat tire leads police on low-speed chase

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — A car with a flat tire was shooting sparks on I-15 in Box Elder County Wednesday night, and after a pursuit police pulled over a mother who had been driving with her six children inside. 403 more words

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Troopers take elderly woman to see gravely ill son after she hit patrol vehicle during traffic stop

UTAH – A Utah Highway Patrol trooper’s vehicle was struck after the trooper pulled an elderly woman over, but rather than cite her the man worked with other troopers to get the woman to a hospital so she could be with her gravely ill son she believed to be dying. 421 more words

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Utah State Troopers Escort 87-Year-Old Woman to See Her Gravely Ill Son

Four Utah state troopers on Friday went the extra mile to help an 87-year-old woman see her gravely ill son, perhaps for the last time. 164 more words

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Troopers drive 87-year-old across Utah to see son

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Hitting a patrol car isn’t the best way to end a traffic stop, but it worked out for one 87-year-old Nevada woman rushing to see her ailing son 350 miles away in Utah. 298 more words

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