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Dog gets angry, growls, snaps when it’s struck by a driver in Old Town

A driver struck a dog on Friday, May 25 in Old Town, leaving the dog angry, the Park City Police Department reports.

According to the department, the police were called at 6:37 p.m. from the Park Avenue-11th Street intersection. The dog had been hit and, department records say, was growling and snapping at anyone who tried to help.

An Animal Control crew was summoned and a message was left with the dog’s owner.

Public police logs do not provide details of the case and do not note how badly the dog was injured.

Meanwhile, at 9:51 p.m. that day, the police warned someone for having a loose dog at City Park in an unrelated case.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, May 27 at 5:01 a.m., the police arrested a man and took him to jail on a charge of public intoxication.

A driver and a bicyclist were involved in an accident at 2:38 p.m. at the S.R. 224-Snow Creek Drive intersection. The police say the person on the bicycle was at fault. Public police logs do not provide details.

On Saturday, May 26 at 11:04 p.m., the police received a complaint of a woman suffering a seizure at the Kearns Boulevard-Meadows Drive intersection. A medical crew was called and the police say eastbound traffic, the direction out of Park City, was temporarily stopped.

Officers received an anonymous tip at 10:49 p.m. of a party on the 2500 block of Aspen Springs Drive. The police were told young people were drinking alcohol and using narcotics. Officers, though, found a gathering but not evidence the people were drinking or using drugs.

An officer warned a driver at 10:22 p.m. for not dimming the high beams. The person was at the Heber Avenue-Main Street intersection.

Officers found people reportedly selling things from a truck in a parking lot on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard at 10:13 p.m. The police say they were warned against selling Popsicles and ice cream. They did not have a license to do so, according to the police.

The police wrote numerous speeding tickets last week, including during a stretch just before 7 p.m. Some of the drivers who were stopped were on the 1100 block of Park Avenue, S.R. 224, the 1200 block of Park Avenue, at the Meadows Drive-S.R. 224 intersection and near the runaway truck ramp on the Mine Road.

An officer on the department’s bicycle patrol reported smelling marijuana near Main Street and Park Avenue at 1:03 p.m. The odor emanated from behind a restaurant, the police say, but it is unclear whether the officer discovered someone smoking the drug.

An officer wrote a driver tickets for speeding and not having a driver license at 6:53 a.m. The case was at the Marsac Avenue-Hillside Avenue intersection.

The police arrested a man on an assault charge after receiving a report of a fight on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:40 a.m. According to the police, the victim was bleeding heavily and the suspect was taken to jail.

Officers arrested a man on a drunken-driving charge at 1:23 a.m. at the Kearns Boulevard-Park Avenue intersection. Earlier at 12:27 a.m., the police arrested another man on a drunken-driving charge, at the intersection of Main Street and Deer Valley Drive.

On Friday, May 25 at 7:30 a.m., a vehicle was seen parked on the Park City Golf Course at 7:30 a.m. The police discovered that maintenance workers left the vehicle there.

A driver received a speeding ticket at 7:54 a.m. on the 2700 block of Kearns Boulevard. The police say the driver was caught in a school zone.

On Thursday, May 24 at 9:43 p.m., the police received a complaint that someone might have a gun at City Park. Officers were unable to locate the person, though.

At 11:59 a.m., a truck was seen in the runaway truck ramp of the Mine Road. The driver was trying to get the truck out, the police were told. The driver told someone the brakes overheated, the police say. The truck was gone when officers arrived.

At 7:53 a.m., the police were called to the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive, where a man was seen in a car in a parking lot for several hours. The police say the man dislocated a shoulder earlier and fallen asleep in the car waiting for a clinic to open.

On Wednesday, May 23 at 10:01 p.m., the police arrested a man in Park City on a charge of domestic assault. The officers gave a woman at the scene a ticket on an assault count.

The police say drug paraphernalia was found in a car of a juvenile at Park City High School at 12:17 p.m. The police referred the person to juvenile court.

A moose was spotted at 8:08 a.m. on Main Street. Officers herded the animal toward Empire Canyon, south of the street.

A driver struck a moose on S.R. 248 at 12:34 a.m. The police say nobody was injured but public police logs do not indicate whether the animal was injured.

On Tuesday, May 22 at 4:44 p.m., three skateboarders were seen in the China Bridge garage. An officer warned them.

At 1:59 p.m., the police received a complaint of men taking three golf clubs from the 1700 block of Park Avenue and fleeing. The police say the clubs are worth more than $200.

On Monday, May 21 at 12:14 p.m., two men were reportedly seen putting fliers in doors on the 1900 block of Cooke Drive. They were warned and told to pick them up.

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