June 19, 2012
At least two hit-and-runs reported last week
The Park City Police Department last week received at least two reports of hit-and-run accidents in Park City.
On Saturday, June 16, a driver hit a vehicle and left somewhere along Park Avenue at a little before 8 a.m. The police received the report approximately 20 minutes later. The other driver left as well, the police said. A Chevrolet truck hit a Mini Cooper, the police were told.
On Wednesday, June 13, a driver reportedly hit a motorcycle and left the scene somewhere along Park Avenue at approximately 12:17 p.m. A witness told the person who contacted the police the driver was a woman with blond hair driving a truck.
Anybody with information about the cases may contact the Police Department at 615-5500 or the department’s anonymous-tip line, 615-5847.
Other incidents reported to the police last week included:
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On Sunday, June 17 at 6:01 a.m., the police indicated cars that were parked on the 500 block of Main Street needed to be moved. The vehicles were in the way as Park Silly Sunday Market organizers began setting up.
At 12:49 a.m., a disorderly conduct case was reported on Main Street. Public police logs did not provide details, including where along the street the case was reported.
On Saturday, June 16 at 11:27 p.m., an officer somewhere along Main Street spoke with the manager of an establishment about playing music on the patio. The police indicated the music violated City Hall rules.
A driver in a Mercedes-Benz struck a deer somewhere along S.R. 224 on the entryway at 11:15 p.m. Three people might have been inside the vehicle, according to public police logs. The vehicle’s airbags were not triggered, the police said.
A school bus and another vehicle were involved in an accident on the 1700 block of Kearns Boulevard at 5:41 p.m. Nobody was injured, the police said.
A dog was seen inside a vehicle parked somewhere along Sidewinder Drive at 3:55 p.m. No windows were open, the police were told. The vehicle was gone when an officer arrived.
A fuel spill was reported along S.R. 224 on the Park City entryway at 3:53 p.m. The Park City Fire District and a hazardous-materials team were summoned. Public police logs did not provide details, including the amount of fuel that was spilled.
Bicyclists were reported to be in the skate park at City Park at 1:29 p.m.
Someone called the police at 11:56 a.m. reporting that a dog was left in a vehicle along Bonanza Drive and appeared to be in distress. An officer was sent to the scene and said the dog was not in trouble.
The Police Department was called to Iron Horse Loop Road at 3:56 a.m. to intervene as a property manager attempted to evict a group of approximately eight people. The people were verbally abusive, drinking alcohol and loud, the police were told. They left when they were asked, the police said.
A man reportedly assaulted a security guard somewhere along Main Street at 12:30 a.m. The police classified the case as disorderly conduct.
On Friday, June 15 at 11:59 p.m., the police were called to Stein Way, where upward of 35 people were reported to be partying in a room. The police said the people were celebrating someone’s birthday. The case was classified as disturbing the peace.
Someone on an undisclosed block number of Woodside Avenue reported at 8:33 p.m. that people in a house were causing a disturbance. The person told the police trash was left on the property and too many vehicles were parked there. The caller indicated perhaps 10 people were living there. The person was referred to the Park City Building Department, which enforces the sorts of rules that the caller worried about.
A purse was reported stolen from a vehicle parked somewhere along Deer Valley Drive. The police received the report at 4:38 p.m.
The police were called to the Mine Road at 3:51 p.m., when someone reported four people on skateboards were descending the steep street. They were filming themselves and almost caused an accident, the police were told. The skateboarders were gone when officers arrived.
On Thursday, June 14 at 9:13 a.m., someone called the police from the Deer Valley Drive-Park Avenue intersection, where people were driving through a stoplight after the light failed to turn green. The police were told there might have been a problem due to the roadwork.
On Wednesday, June 13, the police were summoned to Kearns Boulevard at 9:31 p.m., when someone complained that teens from outside of Park City were seen with water balloons and rocks. They were trying to run people over on bicycles and skateboards, the police were told. They were gone by the time the police arrived.
Three people on scooters were spotted in the skate park at City Park at 2:33 p.m.
At 12:23 a.m., someone reportedly attempted to break into an apartment on Swede Alley. The police classified the case as intoxication.
On Monday, June 11 at 3:55 p.m., graffiti with foul language was seen inside a tunnel on the 1400 block of Sullivan Road, close to City Park.
The Police Department and the Park City Fire District were summoned to a building somewhere along Park Avenue after at least one person became stuck in an elevator. The police received the call at 9:46 a.m.