Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices Forums Subscribe Archives
Today is October 21, 2014
home news sports feature opinion happenings society obits techtips

Front Page » June 2, 2009 » Breaking News » Auto accident kills Wellington woman
Published 1,967 days ago

Auto accident kills Wellington woman


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

A Wellington woman was killed Tuesday morning as a result of an automobile accident that took place on Highway 10 near the north Cleveland junction in Emery County.

Lt. David Bennion of the Utah Highway Patrol said that Tarina Shepard, 36, was killed when a south bound pickup truck driven by Clifton Elliott, 25, of Castle Dale inadvertently crossed over the center line and struck her north bound pickup head on.

The accident, which happened just before 9 a.m. at milepost 56, closed the highway for some time as crews had to extricate victims from their vehicles and clean up the mess on the road.

Bennion said the crossover was apparently not intentional and that Elliott was not trying to pass anyone. He said that no citation has been issued and that the investigation is on going.

Bennion also said there was no indication of alcohol or speeding in the case of either party involved.

Elliott's condition was not known at the time of the report.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Breaking News  
Within last 7 days
Recent Breaking News
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Emery County Progress, 2000-2008. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Emery County Progress.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us
z