Ferron Man Dies in Auto Accident
A Ferron man was killed when his vehicle veered off the road and crashed on the morning of Dec. 28.
Cory Shawn Cornish, 27, died as a result of injuries suffered when his car crossed the highway near the Hiawatha Junction on SR-10, bumped the back of a southbound vehicle and went off the highway into a gully. According to the Utah Highway Patrol, Cornish was wearing his seat belt and no drugs or alcohol were involved.
According to Trooper Chris Parkins of the highway patrol, there were no skid marks at the scene of the accident and it is believed that Cornish fell asleep while driving.