Two Area Accidents Attributed To DUI
Police in Cedar City have arrested two drivers in separate accidents over the weekend. Both drivers are being held on DUI charges. The accidents occurred Saturday night. The first accident occurred on northbound Interstate 15, north of Cedar City, when a man driving an SUV came up behind a pickup pulling a horse trailer and collided with the trailer. None of the people inside the pickup or the horses was hurt. The driver of the SUV was taken to the Iron County Jail and booked for DUI. In the second accident, two cars were heading north on 300 West near the Southern Utah University campus and collided when one car rear-ended the other. The driver of one car fled on foot but was captured and booked into the Iron County Jail on charges of DUI, speeding and leaving the scene of an accident.