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Texas man who fled from Utah cops arrested after helicopter spots him hiding in ditch

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah — Police arrested a man who fled from officers on foot Sunday morning, and a helicopter assisting the search effort spotted the man hiding in a ditch amid tall grass. 260 more words


Woman, juvenile face charges after 13-year-old boy rolls pickup truck on SR-40

UINTAH COUNTY, Utah — Charges could be filed against a woman and a 13-year-old relative who rolled a pickup truck after the woman asked him to drive the vehicle to her home as she led the way in a different car. 260 more words


Police seek missing man with dementia who left adult son at Beaver truck stop

BEAVER, Utah — Police are asking for help locating an elderly man who suffers from dementia after he allegedly left his adult son at a truck stop in Beaver and drove away alone. 208 more words


Meth busts up in Utah; K9s credited with successes

SALT LAKE CITY – The numbers are in; meth seizures are up in Utah, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

More than 300 pounds of meth that have been taken from vehicles traveling through our state since the first of the year. 165 more words


Knife at Gun Fight

Never Bring a Knife to a Gun Fight

By Ken K. Gourdin

A Utah driver pulled a knife on a Utah Highway Patrol trooper who stopped him for speeding in a construction zone.   110 more words

Police respond to 'possible road rage' incident on I-15 in Davis County

DAVIS COUNTY, Utah — A police response on southbound I-15 north of Salt Lake City slowed traffic Saturday, and troopers say it may have been a road rage incident with shots fired. 181 more words


Box Elder County Deputy seriously injured in wreck

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah – A Box Elder County Sheriff’s Deputy is in serious condition after a wreck.

The Utah Highway Patrol said a white Toyota pickup truck was traveling on SR-30 when an 18-year-old driver slammed on his brakes, veered to the left and went into oncoming traffic. 50 more words