Lisi Merkley

Lisi Merkley

Target shooting sparked grass fire that forced evacuations near Huntsville, officials say

Target shooting sparked grass fire that forced evacuations near Huntsville, officials say

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 24 - 10:22 p.m.

A grass fire that ignited near Huntsville in Weber County Saturday evening and forced the evacuation of several homes was started by target shooting, officials say.
Police: Man severely injured after intentional auto-pedestrian hit-and-run in Salt Lake City

Police: Man severely injured after intentional auto-pedestrian hit-and-run in Salt Lake City

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 24 - 10:04 p.m.

A man suffered "severe bodily injuries" after he was intentionally hit by a car in Salt Lake City Friday night, police said.
1 man stabbed, 2 in custody after altercation in Salt Lake City

1 man stabbed, 2 in custody after altercation in Salt Lake City

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 24 - 5:17 p.m.

One man was stabbed multiple times and two people were taken into custody Saturday afternoon in Salt Lake City, police say.
Man who went missing from care facility in West Haven found safe

Man who went missing from care facility in West Haven found safe

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 22 - 2:03 p.m.

A man who walked away from a care facility in West Haven on Wednesday afternoon has been found safe, officials said.
Body of missing teenager at Pineview Reservoir recovered

Body of missing teenager at Pineview Reservoir recovered

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 6:42 p.m.

The body of a 16-year-old who didn't make it back to the shore Sunday at Pineview Reservoir has been recovered, Weber County Seach and Rescue Commander Lt. Mark Horton said.
Father identifies, releases statement about 13-year-old killed in 'tragic incident' in West Jordan Saturday

Father identifies, releases statement about 13-year-old killed in 'tragic incident' in West Jordan Saturday

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 5:12 p.m.

A 13-year-old boy who died in what police are calling a "tragic incident" between him and a 15-year-old friend in West Jordan early Saturday morning has been identified by family members.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 7:31 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
1 Utahn killed, several injured after head-on collision in Wyoming on Wednesday

1 Utahn killed, several injured after head-on collision in Wyoming on Wednesday

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 4:17 p.m.

A Utah woman has died and several were people injured after a two-car collision Wednesday afternoon in Wyoming, Wyoming Highway Patrol said.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 7:05 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
1 dead, 4 hospitalized in Salt Lake crash

1 dead, 4 hospitalized in Salt Lake crash

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 9:12 p.m.

One man died and four others were injured in a crash Sunday near the Fairpark in Salt Lake City.
3 arrested after bullet fired through apartment wall kills 7-year-old girl

3 arrested after bullet fired through apartment wall kills 7-year-old girl

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 11:12 p.m.

A 7-year-old girl was shot and killed Friday night in her Heber City home after police say a drunken man fired a shot through the wall of a nearby apartment.
Eagle Mountain motorcyclist dies in Friday collision

Eagle Mountain motorcyclist dies in Friday collision

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 9:17 p.m.

An Eagle Mountain man, 30, died Friday when his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in Saratoga Springs, police say.
Utahn kidnapped woman, threatened to bury her at Salt Flats, police say

Utahn kidnapped woman, threatened to bury her at Salt Flats, police say

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 7:37 p.m.

Police found a woman bound with duct tape in a Murray house Friday and arrested a man who they say threatened to kill her.
Utah man stabbed elderly grandparents before he was shot, police say

Utah man stabbed elderly grandparents before he was shot, police say

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 5:47 p.m.

A couple in Sevier County were hospitalized in critical condition Thursday after police say their grandson stabbed them with a knife. The grandfather shot him as he was allegedly attacking his grandmother.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 6 - 7:03 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Authorities identify man who died after capsizing canoe at Deer Creek Reservoir

Authorities identify man who died after capsizing canoe at Deer Creek Reservoir

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 4 - 10:20 a.m.

Authorities have identified a man who died after capsizing a canoe at Deer Creek Reservoir on Saturday afternoon.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 28 - 7:03 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Man in critical condition after near-drowning at Pineview Reservoir

Man in critical condition after near-drowning at Pineview Reservoir

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 27 - 5:19 p.m.

A man is in critical condition after going under the water for around 10 minutes at Pineview Reservoir Sunday afternoon, officials said.
1 dead after small plane crashes into North Logan house, officials say

1 dead after small plane crashes into North Logan house, officials say

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 26 - 10:42 p.m.

One person has died after a single-engine airplane crashed into a North Logan house Saturday night, officials say.
Murray Children's Pantry celebrates first anniversary after opening during pandemic

Murray Children's Pantry celebrates first anniversary after opening during pandemic

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 26 - 6:46 p.m.

Community members opened the Murray Children's Pantry to continue providing meals to kids who might otherwise go without during the COVID-19 pandemic.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 7:26 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Arizona couple dead after suspected drowning identified

Arizona couple dead after suspected drowning identified

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 9:48 p.m.

Preliminary information suggests David D., and Catherine McMillan from Chandler, Arizona, drowned, but the official cause of death will be determined by the State Medical Examiner's Office, Wasatch County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post.
37-year-old man drowns at Pineview Reservoir

37-year-old man drowns at Pineview Reservoir

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 5:56 p.m.

A 37-year-old man drowns at Pineview Reservoir Sunday afternoon, police say.
Utah woman dies after ATV crash in Idaho

Utah woman dies after ATV crash in Idaho

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 17 - 11:01 p.m.

A Utah woman died Thursday after an ATV crash in Idaho, police said.
Teen arrested in downtown shooting death

Teen arrested in downtown shooting death

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 15 - 3:08 p.m.

Police have arrested a juvenile after a man was shot and killed early Sunday in downtown Salt Lake City.