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Driver ejected during rollover in West Valley City tries to flee police

Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:51pm

A driver who was ejected from his car that rolled during a crash tried to flee police in West Valley City Sunday afternoon, police said.

Police searching for missing swimmer who may have drowned at Newton Reservoir

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:23pm

Police are searching for a missing swimmer who may have drowned near the Newton Reservoir dam.

Police shoot, kill man who took elderly couple hostage, killing 1

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:11pm

A man who killed an elderly woman and critically injured her husband was shot and killed by police Sunday.

Man arrested for allegedly throwing sulphuric acid on child

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:10pm

A Smithfield man accused of throwing sulphuric acid on a child and then jumping out of a police car in a failed escape attempt has been booked into jail.

How to reduce time in Salt Lake Airport security lines

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:56pm

Officials expect Salt Lake International Airport to see 25,000 fliers day this summer. That’s a 6 percent bump over last summer — and for travelers, that means even longer security lines.

No injuries in Murray house fire

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:16pm

Burning candles left unattended were being looked at as the possible cause of a house fire in Murray Saturday night.

Police: Driver crashes into garages, drives off in Cottonwood Heights

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:36am

A driver damaged some garages and a car after crashing into them and then driving off early Sunday morning, police said.

Preservationists ask for public’s help after historic house damaged in Dimple Dell park

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:47am

Preservationists in Sandy have asked for help from the public after someone vandalized a house they hope to restore.

Utah native starring in 'Jersey Boys' at Eccles Theater

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:02am

"Jersey Boys" will play five shows through Sunday at the Eccles Theater. However, for the leading man, the Salt Lake City tour stop has special meaning.

Red Cross: Blood donation push turning heads amidst worrying long term trends

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:14am

Worrisome blood donation trends in the last four years have the American Red Cross searching for new, creative ways to catch people's eye — and its latest effort launched this week has so far turned some heads, the organization says.

Crews work into the night to fight Provo Canyon wildfire

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:53pm

Fire crews are working to extinguish a wildfire burning near Vivian Park in Provo Canyon.

Man arrested, charged in slaying of St. George woman

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:58pm

A 28-year-old man has been arrested in the slaying of a St. George woman last week.

Moab homeowners affected by fire waiting for 'all clear' to begin debris removal

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 16th - 8:45pm

Homeowners affected by the wildfire in Moab earlier this week would have spent their Saturday cleaning up what's left of their homes — but they can't.

Teen killed in collision with FrontRunner train

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 16th - 7:35pm

A teenager is dead after he was hit by a FrontRunner train in Roy Saturday afternoon, UTA officials say.

Fire burns 2 homes in Lehi

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 16th - 6:09pm

Two Utah County homes were devastated by fire overnight. Authorities said the fire started with a travel trailer then spread to two homes.

Motorcyclist critically injured after crash with SUV in South Salt Lake

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 16th - 6:09pm

A motorcyclist was critically injured late Saturday morning after rear-ending an SUV on State Street, officials report.

Residents want freeway barrier after another vehicle careens down hill

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 16th - 6:04pm

For the fourth time in four years, a vehicle has lost control and plunged off of I-15 and into the back yards of several neighbors in Nephi. Residents say they want UDOT to do something now.

Utah counselor pleads guilty to sexual activity with student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 4:00pm

A former school counselor in southwest Utah has admitted she engaged in sexual activity a decade ago with a then-high school student.

Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

Julian Hattem, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 2:53pm

A microscopic thread of DNA evidence in a public genealogy database led California authorities to declare this spring they had caught the Golden State Killer, the rapist and murderer who had eluded authorities for decades.

U. School of Medicine honors LDS Church President Nelson

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:26pm

The University of Utah School of Medicine honored President Russell M. Nelson, president of the LDS Church, Friday for his many years as a practicing heart surgeon.