ACCIDENTS & INJURIES

Car smashes into Tooele insurance building

Jun 9, 2023, 4:26 PM | Updated: 4:33 pm

car into Tooele building...

A car smashed into an insurance office building in Tooele Friday afternoon. (KSL TV)

(KSL TV)

TOOELE, Utah — A car smashed into an insurance building in Tooele Friday afternoon leaving the building with severe damage.

The car crashed into a large window at the Allstate Insurance building at 1280 North 73 East the Tooele Sheriff’s Department said. It happened just after 3 p.m.

One person was in the car and suffered minor injuries. No one was inside the office at the time.

The Fire Department responded to the scene to make sure there was no danger from potential gas leaks.

Deputies are investigating the incident.

KSL 5 TV Live

Accidents & Injuries

The Utah Department of Transportation confirmed potential heat damage to Riverdale Road caused lane...

Emma Keddington, KSL NewsRadio

Riverdale Road sustains heat damage, causes lane closures

The Utah Department of Transportation confirmed potential heat damage to Riverdale Road caused lane closures on Sunday evening.

10 hours ago

Crews with Search and Rescue and Utah Air Authority rescued an injured hiker from Little Cottonwood...

Carlysle Price

Hiker rescued after falling 15 feet in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Officials said a hiker fell 15 feet in Little Cottonwood Canyon Friday, and was rescued from Lisa Falls.

2 days ago

Multiple Taylorsville houses were flooded with sewage water Thursday after a construction oversight...

Garna Mejia

Several homes flooded with raw sewage

An offensive mistake had neighbors reeling from a backed-up sewage line that flooded into their basements Thursday morning.

2 days ago

The bodies of two men, including a U.S. Air Force colonel who served as director of operations for ...

Associated Press

Bodies of Air Force colonel and Utah man are recovered after their plane crashed in an Alaska lake

The bodies of two men, including a U.S. Air Force colonel who served as director of operations for the Alaskan Command, have been recovered after their small plane plunged into an Alaska lake.

3 days ago

A Utah DPS helicopter helping Salt Lake County Search and Rescue getting a hiker off a mountain aft...

Michael Houck

A pair of Utah treasure hunters needed rescuing after getting hurt

Two hikers needed help getting off Lookout Peak after one hurt their leg while looking for treasure on Sunday morning. 

3 days ago

Southbound traffic on I-215 being diverted northbound because of a box truck fire....

Michael Houck

I-215 southbound traffic halted after box truck fire

Southbound traffic on I-215 near 4700 South is being diverted northbound because of a box truck that caught fire Wednesday afternoon.

4 days ago

Sponsored Articles

Photo courtesy of Artists of Ballet West...

Ballet West

The rising demand for ballet tickets: why they’re harder to get

Ballet West’s box office is experiencing demand they’ve never seen before, leaving many interested patrons unable to secure tickets they want.

Electrician repairing ceiling fan with lamps indoors...

Lighting Design

Stay cool this summer with ceiling fans

When used correctly, ceiling fans help circulate cool and warm air. They can also help you save on utilities.

Side view at diverse group of children sitting in row at school classroom and using laptops...

PC Laptops

5 internet safety tips for kids

Read these tips about internet safety for kids so that your children can use this tool for learning and discovery in positive ways.

Women hold card for scanning key card to access Photocopier Security system concept...

Les Olson

Why printer security should be top of mind for your business

Connected printers have vulnerable endpoints that are an easy target for cyber thieves. Protect your business with these tips.

Modern chandelier hanging from a white slanted ceiling with windows in the backgruond...

Lighting Design

Light up your home with these top lighting trends for 2024

Check out the latest lighting design trends for 2024 and tips on how you can incorporate them into your home.

Technician woman fixing hardware of desktop computer. Close up....

PC Laptops

Tips for hassle-free computer repairs

Experiencing a glitch in your computer can be frustrating, but with these tips you can have your computer repaired without the stress.

Car smashes into Tooele insurance building