County Sheriff’s Report
A motorist allegedly struck a mother and her two children while they were crossing Landmark Drive near Wal-Mart Monday afternoon, firefighters say.
"A vehicle pulling out of Wal-Mart struck the woman and two children they were thrown about 10 feet," Park City Fire District spokeswoman Tricia Hurd said. "The vehicle was turning onto Landmark (Drive)."
The car did not hit another woman walking with the family, she added.
According to Hurd, the woman sustained "minor injuries."
Both children were transported via ambulance to Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City as a "precautionary measure," she said, adding that the injuries were described as "scrapes and bruises."
The woman who was struck is 24 years old and the children are 5 years old and 2 years old, Summit County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Mike Dorman said, adding that the 20-year-old, female driver was not injured or issued a citation.
The driver turned left onto Landmark and struck the people while she was traveling in the center lane, he added.
Meanwhile, nobody was injured when a house on Moose Hollow Road was struck by lightning June 9 around 8:14 a.m., Hurd said.
"It was an explosion," she said. "It blew the eaves off the home [and] some sort of a casing that goes with the sprinkler system was blown off about 75 feet."
Investigators believe lightning struck near the "peak of the roof," Hurd said, adding, "the residents were home."
"There were holes blown in the stucco, there was damage throughout the whole thing," she said.
In a separate incident Friday, a man was nearly killed while working with a gas-powered saw inside a home on Big Spruce Way.
"They think he was overcome by carbon monoxide," Hurd said. "He did not lose consciousness but was unable to get himself out."
Another man inside the house found the victim who was using the saw to remodel the home.
"Make sure you work in adequate ventilation," Hurd warned.
Other calls received recently by emergency dispatchers included:
A man on Silver Spur in Jeremy Ranch told a dispatcher his house and vehicle were vandalized with eggs on May 29 at 7:05 a.m.
On May 29, deputies stopped two women who were allegedly soliciting door to door without a business license in Snyderville.
A Basin woman claimed her vehicle and garbage bin were vandalized with paintballs on May 29.
On May 29, an alleged shoplifter was detained at a business on Landmark Drive near Kimball Junction.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic accident that involved two vehicles in South Summit on May 29 at 5:32 p.m.
A horse was reportedly loose on a road in western Summit County on May 29 at 8:16 p.m.
No injuries were reported when a vehicle allegedly caught on fire on westbound Interstate 80 in Summit County on May 30 at 4:35 a.m.
Several cows were reportedly loose on a road in South Summit on May 30 at 5 p.m.
Tools were allegedly stolen from a construction site in Summit County on May 30 at 8:09 a.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved two cars on May 30 at 10:23 a.m.
Graffiti was found on some bleachers near a school on Kilby Road on May 30 at 11:32 a.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic accident reported to the Sheriff’s Office from western Summit County on May 30 at 7:35 p.m.
Two kids in Henefer were reportedly shooting at houses and animals with air rifles on May 31 at 11:20 a.m.
Two alleged shoplifters were detained at a business on Landmark Drive on May 31 at 11:58 p.m.
A case of domestic violence was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from western Summit County on May 31 at 2:52 p.m.
A motorist allegedly stole $35 worth of gasoline from a convenience store in South Summit on May 31 at 3:46 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved two cars at the Tanger Outlet Center on May 31 at 5:14 p.m.
Deputies were investigating a case of fraud reported from Henefer on June 1 at 2:21 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic accident that involved a Chevrolet Blazer and Subaru Outback at the Tanger Outlet Center on June 2.
A motorist allegedly stole gasoline from a convenience store in Silver Creek on June 2.
A resident reportedly lost control of a brush fire near Oakley on June 2 at 1:53 p.m.
On June 2, a case of credit-card fraud was reported to a Sheriff’s Office dispatcher.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic accident that involved two trucks in eastern Summit County on June 2.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic accident that involved a Chevrolet pickup and sport utility vehicle in Silver Creek on June 2 at 5:29 p.m.
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