County Sheriff’s Report
The Park City Fire District quickly contained a kitchen fire Sept. 7 in Old Town, Battalion Chief Ray Hutzinger said.
Crews responded to the blaze at 438 Woodside around 10:30 p.m., he said, adding that the one person inside the house wasn’t injured in the blaze.
"It was under control basically when we got there from the resident on scene," Hutzinger said about the fire that was contained in the kitchen.
"It’s still under investigation," he said adding that two engines and a battalion chief responded to the fire.
The resident was cooking at the time of the fire, he said, adding, "Heat and everything in a kitchen, it seems like people make more mistakes in there."
Other calls recently received by Summit County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers included:
A small vehicle fire was quickly extinguished on Interstate 80 on the West Side on Aug. 27 at 6:43 a.m.
On Aug. 27, a Summit Park man told a dispatcher his roommate tried to strangle him then stole items from his home at 6:57 a.m.
A Snyderville man claimed his son’s Volkswagen Jetta was vandalized when someone stuck "chewed up Jolly Ranchers" to it on Aug. 27 at 10:35 a.m.
The body of a deer reportedly found poached in the Snyderville Basin on Aug. 27 was without a head when it was found.
A satellite dish was allegedly stolen from a cabin near Christmas Meadows in the Uinta Mountains on Aug. 27.
Deputies were asked to respond to a home in Coalville on Aug. 27 when a dispute between neighbors resulted in a woman allegedly being choked and someone shooting at her dogs.
About a dozen people were reportedly fighting in a parking lot on Ute Boulevard on Aug. 28 at 1:34 a.m.
A bicycle was allegedly stolen out of a garage in Pinebrook on Aug. 28.
On Aug. 28, a construction site in the Snyderville Basin was allegedly burglarized.
Someone allegedly shot windows at a business in Coalville with a pellet gun on Aug. 28 at 8:46 a.m.
A semi-truck driver allegedly stole $288 worth of fuel from a gas station in Silver Creek on Aug. 28 at 9:23 a.m.
On Aug. 28, a Salt Lake City woman reported a case of check fraud to the Sheriff’s Office after several of her checks were written fraudulently to stores at the Tanger Outlet Center.
Two counterfeit $10 bills were allegedly passed at businesses on Landmark Drive on Aug. 28 at 1:18 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved a Ford pickup truck and Subaru Impreza in western Summit County on Aug. 28 at 1:43 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a hit-and-run traffic crash reported to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office on Aug. 28 at 3:29 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of fire in a pickup truck in North Summit on Aug. 28 at 5:34 p.m.
On Aug. 29, a dispatcher was told that a strange man driving a 4-door car approached a girl in South Summit two days in row.
Jewelry was allegedly stolen when a house in Pinebrook was burglarized on Aug. 29 at 9:11 a.m.
A 74-year-old Coalville man was found Aug. 29 in Heber within about three hours of when he reportedly walked away from an assisted-living facility in Wasatch County.
A case of domestic violence was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from South Summit on Aug. 29 at 10:10 p.m.
No injuries were reported when a motorist struck a rock in western Summit County on Aug. 30.
On Aug. 30, a tree reportedly fell onto a Dodge pickup truck in Kamas.
Four horses were loose in eastern Summit County on Aug. 30 at 9:15 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved two vehicles in North Summit on Aug. 31 at 6:58 a.m.
Two cars were allegedly racing on Hoytsville Road toward Coalville on Aug. 31 at 10:05 p.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash Sept. 1 that involved a Mazda car and Toyota pickup truck on Landmark Drive.
Two laptop computers were allegedly stolen when a business was burglarized in western Summit County on Sept. 1 at 9:25 a.m.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved a Chrysler and an Acura on Sept. 1 at 10:17 a.m.
Several items were allegedly stolen when a house was burglarized in Summit Park on Sept. 1.
An Oakley resident reported a hit-and-run traffic crash to the Sheriff’s Office after a vehicle at Kimball Junction struck a Lexus Sept. 1.
No injuries were reported as a result of a traffic crash that involved two vehicles in South Summit on Sept. 1 at 2:52 p.m.
Two girls suspected of shoplifting were detained at a business at Kimball Junction on Sept. 1 at 3:24 p.m.
A domestic dispute was reported to the Sheriff’s Office from western Summit County on Sept. 1 at 8:53 p.m.
Deputies were investigating a man for allegedly driving under the influence in western Summit County on Sept. 1 at 11:09 p.m.
A South Summit woman reportedly attempted to commit suicide by ingesting too many pills on Sept. 2 at 4:11 a.m.
DVDs and compact discs were allegedly stolen when a semi-truck was burglarized in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas Sept. 2.
A woman on Bitner Road reported a case of debit-card fraud to the Sheriff’s Office on Sept. 2 at 8:41 a.m.
Drug paraphernalia was allegedly found in a hotel room at Kimball Junction on Sept. 2 at 8:48 a.m.
On Sept. 2, several thefts were reported from campgrounds in the Wasatch-Cache National Forest east of Kamas.
A motorist allegedly stole $35.01 from a North Summit convenience store on Sept. 2.
Six cows were reportedly loose on railroad tracks in Echo Canyon on Sept. 2 at 7:58 p.m.
Gunshots were reportedly heard near the fire station in Oakley on Sept. 2 at 9:12 p.m.
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Park City Fire District Chief Paul Hewitt died Friday from injuries sustained in an off-duty accident earlier in the week, the agency announced.