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‘Don’t barrel through our office,' UDOT chief urges

Jed Boal  |  Posted   Apr 5th - 9:04pm

If you think sitting in traffic is a pain, try working while sitting at a desk in the middle of the freeway.

SLC installing fence south of Gateway to address safety concerns

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:53pm

Utah Transit Authority and Salt Lake City officials say a fence will be built between TRAX lines on 200 South along the southern edge of The Gateway shopping center to improve traffic safety.

Radar signs not slowing down traffic, parents fear for kids safety

Erin Goff  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 4:34pm

Families in a Highland neighborhood, fearing for the safety of their kids, asked a developer to install radar signs. But they now think the sign is having the opposite affect.

Police ID 2 teens killed in post-prom crash; 3 remain in critical condition

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 6th - 9:01pm

Police identified two teens killed after their vehicle crashed Sunday morning, while three other teens remain in critical condition at various hospitals Monday morning.

2 teens dead, 3 injured in post-prom crash

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 5th - 11:24pm

Two teenagers were killed and three more were injured after their vehicle crashed the morning after prom, police confirmed.

56-year-old man dies following motorcycle crash

Jordan Ormond  |  Posted   Mar 4th - 10:33pm

A man died Saturday after crashing his motorcycle on state Route 128 near La Sal Loop Road in Grand County.

Have You Seen This? Sarcastic PSA from trooper is wake-up call we need

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 26th - 3:56pm

An Indiana state trooper introduces a “new” feature on you car that will help everyone stay safer on the roads.

Dash cam video shows head-on crash involving allegedly distracted driver, deputy

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 11:27pm

A driver distracted by her dog crashed head-on into a Davis County Sheriff’s Office SUV Thursday, deputies said.

5 Super Bowl-quality ads made by Utah teens

Zero Fatalities  |  Posted   Feb 6th - 3:01pm

UDOT’s Zero Fatalities program called on Utah teens to submit their best safety videos for a chance to be aired during yesterday’s Super Bowl.

Utah road fatalities hit 10-year high

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jan 18th - 5:07pm

A total of 280 people were killed on Utah's roads in 2016, according to the Utah Departments of Transportation and Public Safety.

Man who hit, killed cyclist in 2015 working to make amends

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Jan 13th - 10:12pm

His life changed the day he hit and killed a bicyclist. Brandon Quist is now doing what he can to right the wrong. The 27-year-old student was travelling on University Parkway in Orem when he caused the accident.

UHP driving instructor: Beware the ice

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Jan 6th - 8:58am

The latest winter storm to pound the Wasatch Front on Wednesday and Thursday left behind a slew of wrecks and a cautionary message from the Utah Highway Patrol.

From scared kid in the back seat to arresting officer: Utah trooper comes full circle

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted   Jan 5th - 11:17pm

There is one mistake behind the wheel drivers can't get out of, especially with Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. David Moreno. For him, drunken driving is about as personal as it gets.

Family spends difficult anniversary reminding others to drive responsibly

Sam Penrod  |  Posted   Dec 15th - 10:11pm

Thursday marked a difficult day for a Utah County family: three years since their husband, father and grandfather was killed in a car crash caused by a driver who had been under the influence of prescription drugs.

Sobering reminder of the consequences of drunk driving

Erin Goff  |  Posted   Dec 14th - 4:47pm

New displays at state liquor stores remind patrons to drive sober this holiday season.

Mannequin challenge with a message

Erin Goff  |  Posted   Dec 12th - 4:52pm

Spanish Fork teenagers take on the mannequin challenge in hopes of getting the message out about the dangers of texting and driving.

Winter road trip? 10 tips on how to prepare for (and survive) it

Zero Fatalities  |  Posted   Dec 7th - 8:03am

From keeping you safe to ensuring you have fun, these tips will make any road trip memorable.

Teens help police encourage Utahns to buckle up this holiday season

Keith McCord  |  Posted   Nov 17th - 8:02pm

With more people hitting the roads for Thanksgiving, several students want people to know that seat belts do save lives, and they are proof of that.

Fender bender on the freeway? Take the next exit if you can

Jed Boal  |  Posted   Nov 15th - 6:31pm

With expectations of the first snowstorm this week, the Utah Highway Patrol wants drivers to have the right plan of action in mind if they get in a crash on the freeway.