LOCAL NEWS

Woman Ejected, Transported By AirMed After UTV Rolled In Fivemile Pass

Apr 26, 2020, 2:33 PM | Updated: 2:38 pm
FILE PHOTO...
FILE PHOTO

CEDAR VALLEY, Utah — One woman was ejected from a UTV and transported to a local hospital by AirMed in critical condition, while another woman was taken by ambulance after their UTV rolled in Tooele Valley.

The incident happened around 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Fivemile Pass area.

Matt Gochis with the Bureau of Land Management said four people were riding in a UTV when they took a corner too sharply, causing the vehicle to roll.

One woman was ejected and transported by AirMed in critical condition, with head and arm injuries. Another female passenger was transported to a local hospital by ambulance.

The other two passengers sustained minor bruises and required no medical attention at the scene.

Gochis said all passengers are in their 30s.

He said there’s roughly 2,000 people recreating in the Fivemile Pass area Sunday, and has been that way the last few weekends.

“It is very busy, so drive with caution and don’t take risks you might normally take,” said Gochis.

This is the second ATV roller accident in the Fivemile Pass area that required lifeflight in the last 24 hours.

An ATV driver was killed and another was hospitalized after they crashed.

KSL 5 TV Live

Top Stories

Local News

A destroyed home in Ukraine...
Kiersten Nunez

Local nonprofit aims to fix lost homes in Ukraine

The nonprofit August Mission hopes to raise enough money to rehouse Ukrainians who lost their homes during the conflict against Russia.
1 day ago
A barbeque caught on fire at house in Sandy....
Michael Houck

Barbeque fire catches Sandy house on fire; displaces family

A barbeque caught on fire, causing a 2nd alarm house fire in Sandy Sunday evening.
1 day ago
FILE PHOTO (Idaho State Police/Facebook)...
Michael Houck

Kearns woman killed in two vehicle crash in Idaho

A Kearns woman has died after being hit by a car while on a motorcycle in Idaho Saturday.
1 day ago
Iron County Search & Rescue responded to a injured mountain biker at Boulder Dash Trail. (Credit: I...
Michael Houck

Search & Rescue crews help an injured biker near Cedar City

Iron County Search & Rescue helped a mountain biker who needed help after getting hurt on a trail Saturday morning near Cedar City.
1 day ago
A minor apartment fire on 761 So. 300 E....
Michael Houck

SLC Fire crews take down a minor apartment fire

Salt Lake City Fire crews responded to a minor apartment fire Sunday afternoon.
1 day ago
Utah's state Route 24 on June 23, 2022. (NPS)...
Larry D. Curtis

Flood watch over popular Utah recreation areas Sunday

A flood watch is in effect over central southern Utah, through Sunday night, as thunderstorms create potentially dangerous conditions.
1 day ago

Sponsored Articles

hand holding 3d rendering mobile connect with security camera for security solutions...
Les Olson

Wondering what security solutions are right for you? Find out more about how to protect your surroundings

Physical security helps everyone. Keep your employees, clients, and customers safe with security solutions that protect your workplace.
Many rattan pendant lights, hay hang from the ceiling.Traditional and simple lighting....
Lighting Design

The Best Ways to Style Rattan Pendant Lighting in Your Home

Rattan pendant lights create a rustic and breezy feel, and are an easy way to incorporate this hot trend into your home decor.
Earth day 2022...
1-800-GOT-JUNK?

How Are You Celebrating Earth Day 2022? | 4 Simple Ways to Celebrate Earth Day and Protect the Environment

Earth Day is a great time to reflect on how we can be more environmentally conscious. Here are some tips for celebrating Earth Day.
Get Money Online...

More Ways to Get Money Online Right Now in Your Spare Time

Here are 4 easy ways that you can get more money online if you have some free time and want to make a little extra on the side.
Lighting trends 2022...

Lighting Trends 2022 | 5 Beautiful Home Lighting Trends You Can Expect to See this Year and Beyond

This is where you can see the latest lighting trends for 2022 straight from the Lightovation Show at the Dallas World Trade Center.
What Can't You Throw Away in the Trash...

What Can’t You Throw Away in the Trash? | 5 Things You Shouldn’t Throw in to Your Trash Can

What can't you throw away in the trash? Believe it or not, there are actually many items that shouldn't be thrown straight into the trash.
Woman Ejected, Transported By AirMed After UTV Rolled In Fivemile Pass