Warning to drivers as car insurance database crashes in huge IT glitch

Thousands of drivers have been told they are uninsured after the AskMid car insurance database went down. What is believed to be a glitch following an IT update has seen the site say that cars which are insured are appearing as uninsured. It warns drivers they could face possible prosecution and a court appearance. Now … Read more

2 semi crashes causing traffic snarls in SL County

SALT LAKE CITY — Two semis in separate crashes are jackknifed on Utah interstates causing traffic snarls as rain falls along the Wasatch Front, both after approximately 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Northbound Interstate 215 is blocked at it heads westbound to Interstate 80 at approximately 500 South. A semi seems to be across the lanes that … Read more

Multiple crashes on Loop 202 near 24th Street blocking traffic to I-10, SR 51

Arizona Department of Public Safety officials are investigating two crashes along Loop 202 that are restricting traffic to other major freeways. DPS says the initial crash occurred near 24th Street after 4 a.m. Phoenix Fire Department says one of the crashes involved a single vehicle with two occupants. One of the occupants had to be … Read more

Murray CRASHES OUT of US Open despite pulling off ‘shot of the tournament’

ANDY MURRAY has crashed out of the US Open after losing to Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets. The Brit fought well but lost 6-3 6-4 6-1 at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. 2 Andy Murray is out of the US OpenCredit: Reuters 2 He was beaten by Grigor DimitrovCredit: Reuters Murray, 36, made … Read more

Stretch of Glenway Avenue experienced fewer crashes after traffic calming project installed

CINCINNATI — City data indicates a west side street is getting safer, about five months after a new traffic calming project was installed by the city. The city reduced the number of lanes on a two-mile stretch of Glenway Avenue in West Price Hill in April, between Beech Avenue and Shirley Place. The road has … Read more

85 people died in traffic crashes during Utah’s 100 Deadliest Days

SALT LAKE CITY — The 100 Deadliest Days on Utah roads is over. On average, fatalities nearly doubled over the summer months, but not this year. Eighty-five people lost their lives on Utah Roads this summer. That is slightly down from 98 last year. Jason Mettmann with the Utah Highway Safety Office said, “It’s kind … Read more