08/23/2012

Utah trooper's fingers severed in car swipe

Trooper was leaning in on the driver side, bracing himself with the door, when he was hit by a utility truck

Deseret Morning News

SALT LAKE CITY — A veteran trooper had three fingers severed and suffered a serious injury to his arm Wednesday when he was sideswiped by a vehicle while investigating a separate accident. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt.