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Search And Rescue Crews Recover Abandoned Vehicles in Snowstorm

Feb 11, 2019, 3:11 PM
Crews in Utah County assisted with the recovery of several stuck vehciles on Highland Boulevard. (P...
Crews in Utah County assisted with the recovery of several stuck vehciles on Highland Boulevard. (Photo: Utah County Sheriff Search and Rescue)
(Photo: Utah County Sheriff Search and Rescue)

UTAH COUNTY, Utah – Rescue crews were dispatched to a car accident during the weekend snowstorm. Unlike a typical two-car crash, this operation required snowmobiles and side by sides.

Utah County Sheriff’s Office dispatched crews about 8 p.m. Sunday night to Highland Boulevard. They said the road was impassable due to the snow.

Search and rescue crews from the county assisted in the recovery of several stuck vehicles and were able to locate vehicles without any passengers.

Callout #6: Car Accidents on Suncrest RoadDuration: 2 hrsLocation: Suncrest Resources Involved: Alpine Fire,…

Posted by Utah County Sheriff Search and Rescue on Monday, February 11, 2019

 

It was determined that all passengers and drivers were safe.

Crews were cleared from the scene and roads reopened by 10 p.m., according to officials.

 

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