Park City police blotter: tree falls in road
December 6, 2018
On Sunday, Dec. 2 at 7:17 a.m., a man was seen sleeping in a stairwell on Swede Alley. The Police Department logged the case as suspected trespassing.
A police officer stopped a driver at or close to the intersection of Park Avenue and Iron Horse Drive at 1:29 a.m. after observing a "blue illuminated flickering" sign in the windshield. The police said the sign advertised a ridesharing firm.
Saturday, Dec. 1
At 10:38 p.m., the police were told a stop sign disappeared from the vicinity of the intersection of Main Street, Daly Avenue and Hillside Avenue. The person who contacted the police wanted a temporary stop sign posted.
A vehicle ran out of gas on S.R. 224 at 8:59 p.m. A police officer apparently planned to remain at the scene since the vehicle and driver were difficult to see in the dark.
A vehicle was seen parked with the engine running and headlights illuminated for 20 minutes somewhere along Park Avenue at 6:33 p.m. Nobody was inside. The Police Department indicated the case involved a suspected violation of City Hall's rules against idling.
The police at 11:53 a.m. received a complaint about people tailgating on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. They were harassing others and throwing beer cans at people, the police were told.
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Two people were reported to be skiing in terrain that was closed off Lowell Avenue. Ski patrollers wanted the Police Department to talk to the people
Friday, Nov. 30
At 11:58 a.m., a tree reportedly fell in the road on Moray Court. It was a pine tree between 12 feet and 15 feet tall. The Police Department said the tree presented a traffic hazard.
The Police Department fielded a complaint at 8:17 a.m. from someone on Silver Cloud Drive regarding parking issues in the neighborhood. The police were told people park vehicles on the street during the winter since the driveways are snowy while other people move snow from the driveway to the road. The person wanted information about prohibitions on the practices.
A suspected drunken driving case was reported at or close to the intersection of Heber Avenue and Swede Alley at 2:13 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
Thursday, Nov. 29
At 8:42 p.m., the police received a report about someone seeing a naked person on Lowell Avenue. It appeared the two people may have been at a lodging property. The sighting was approximately 90 minutes before the police were contacted.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on Prospector Avenue at 6:13 p.m.
A truck was reported to be parked in front of a driveway on Park Avenue at 4:43 p.m. The homeowner wanted a ride since a vehicle could not get out of the driveway. It was not clear from public police logs whether the person wanted a ride from the police or someone else.
A driver hit a pedestrian on Kearns Boulevard at 1:27 p.m. The pedestrian walked away from the scene, the police said.
Wednesday, Nov. 28
At 10:12 p.m., a vehicle reportedly hit a stop sign at the intersection of Solamere Drive and Telemark Drive. The driver left. The stop sign was knocked over, the police said.
Tuesday, Nov. 27
At 6:55 p.m., someone found a wallet in Park City and contacted the Police Department.
Monday, Nov. 26
At 2:24 p.m., a vehicle reportedly drove across a lawn, moving from Solamere Drive to Deer Lake Drive. The police were told the vehicle was left in a yard.
A rear license plate was reportedly stolen from a vehicle on Swede Alley at 10:30 a.m.
A carbon monoxide detector sounded on Eagle View Court at 9:19 a.m.