Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices ePubs Subscribe Archives
Today is October 8, 2015
home newssports feature opinion fyi society obits multimedia

Front Page » March 20, 2003 » Local News » Pickup Flips in SR-10 Accident
Published 4,585 days ago

Pickup Flips in SR-10 Accident

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

Staff reporter

Several motor vehicle accidents occurred Monday morning during the rain in the valley and the heavy snowfall in Price Canyon.

"There was a lot of property damage sustained in those accidents," stated Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Harley Watkins. "But only one had injuries involved with it."

The injury mishap occurred on State Road 10 at milepost 61, directly on the top of the Hiawatha Junction.

Reportedly, Maggie Leffler, age 20 of Huntington, was headed northbound in a pickup truck when she tried to pass another vehicle.

The driver purportedly lost control of the pickup and started to skid, with the vehicle turning completely around and then flipping end over end backward.

Leffler, who was apparently not wearing seatbelts when the accident occurred, was not thrown from the truck and remained inside the cab as the vehicle turned over.

"The truck was totalled," said Watkins. "I asked her if she was hurt and she said she thought she might be and so the ambulance transported her to Castleview Hospital."

There was no citation issued in connection with the mishap.

"She was very lucky she didn't get thrown out," said Watkins.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

Top of Page

Local News  
March 20, 2003
Recent Local News
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories

Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Sun Advocate, 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Sun Advocate.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us