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7 semitrucks rolled over in the last 2 days — the latest Wednesday on 3300 South

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:32pm

A semitruck rolled over on 3300 South, forcing partial closure of the road and the I-15 junction ramp. It's the seventh in two days, the Utah Highway Patrol reports.

2nd man charged in fatal Salt Lake convenience store confrontation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:46pm

A second man has been charged in connection with a fatal confrontation outside a Salt Lake City convenience store.

Salt Lake police identify man fatally shot during confrontation with officers

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:21pm

Police identified the man shot and killed by a Salt Lake police officer Monday, officials said.

Utah 16-year-old charged as adult in fatal home invasion

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:52am

A 16-year-old boy has been certified to stand trial as an adult in connection with a fatal home invasion in Vernal in 2018.

Patrons return to CVS, restaurant after gas leak in Sugar House forces evacuations

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:34am

A natural gas leak in Sugar House forced evacuations at a CVS Pharmacy and KFC and A&W restaurant Wednesday morning, officials said.

Wildfire updates: Giant boulder lands on Springville porch after being dislodged by fire

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:30am

A giant boulder landed on a Springville porch after the Round Peak Fire dislodged the rock.

North Salt Lake will replace ‘dummy’ cameras at park where Mackenzie Lueck disappeared

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com and Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:20am

The city of North Salt Lake plans to replace “dummy” cameras with real ones at Hatch Park after Mackenzie Lueck disappeared.

Funeral planned for Army sergeant who died in Afghanistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:03am

An Army sergeant from Utah who died in Afghanistan will be buried in Ogden this week.

Man upset with co-worker for not covering shift puts machetes through his door, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:39am

A man who was upset with a co-worker for not covering one of his shifts was arrested after police say he drove to the co-worker's residence, put machetes through his door and threatened to kill his family.

Researchers assess areas burned by Pole Creek, Bald Mountain fires

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:00am

Last summer, two fires burned more than 120,000 acres. Nearly a year later, wildlife researchers and land management professionals returned to assess the area.

5-year-old Utah girl assaulted while playing in backyard, police say

Gretel Kauffman, KSL and Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:15am

The child said a man hopped over the fence and touched her inappropriately before driving away, according to police.

Man arrested in connection to Utah garage fire

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:46pm

A man was arrested Tuesday evening in connection to a fire that destroyed a garage attached to a house in Richmond.

DWR warns hikers about ‘aggressive’ bear seen in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:33pm

Reports of an aggressive black bear near Lake Mary trailhead in Big Cottonwood Canyon have prompted Utah’s Division of Wildlife Resources to set traps out for the bear.

Utah County Sheriff’s Office mourns loss of K-9

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:07pm

Havoc, a 7-year-old Belgian Malinois and Utah County Sheriff’s Office K-9, died Tuesday after he was hit by a car on Vineyard Road near Utah Lake.

Space enthusiasts celebrate 50th anniversary of first moon mission

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:34pm

Dozens of families, space enthusiasts and Utah's very own astronaut gathered at Veterans Memorial Park to celebrate the event with modular rocket launches.

To counter possible ISIS resurgence, Sen. Mitt Romney calls for full staffing at US embassy in Iraq

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:03pm

With ongoing security threats leaving as few as 15 State Department workers in the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, Sens. Mitt Romney and Chris Murphy called for a full diplomatic presence in Baghdad as soon as possible.

Utahn suspected in girlfriend's death released from jail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:32pm

The main suspect in the shooting death of a Taylorsville woman was released from jail on Monday, angering her family. But police and prosecutors say the case is not closed.

BLM headquarters to relocate to Colorado, not Utah

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:40pm

Utah will gain 44 BLM staffers in a realignment that will move the agency's headquarters from Washington to Grand Junction, Colorado.

Appeals court agrees a Utah county violated Navajo voting rights through gerrymandering

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:33pm

An appeals court has upheld a ruling that found voting districts in a Utah county were racially gerrymandered and violated the rights of Navajo voters

Police release photos of car related to fatal West Valley shooting

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 6:36pm

Photos of the car were released by West Valley police Tuesday and show photos of a red or maroon Nissan Altima or Maxima, according to officials. Sunday, police were searching for a white Ford Mustang and red or maroon Nissan Altima in relation to the shooting.