02/07/2013

Utah police unveil new hovercraft with $100K grant

It's supposed to be used to patrol a dam, already secured by 24-hour police presence, security cameras and motion detectors

By Marissa Lang
The Salt Lake Tribune

DAGGETT COUNTY, Utah — Whips of wind cut through Lucerne Valley early Saturday as ice fisherman Mike Musselman inched slowly ontothe frozen lake. Beneath his feet, the slippery surface of Flaming Gorge Reservoir creaked and groaned. Cracks in the ice glistened under pools of fresh water.

"In three or so hours," Musselman warned. "This ice will be gone."

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