3 Vehicle Accident Near Parowan Kills St. George Man
Overturned civilian-owned, 2½-ton surplus military truck in which James D. Ruman of St. George, Utah, was killed Friday. (UHP photo)
Civilian-owned, 2½-ton surplus military truck in which James D. Ruman of St. George, Utah, died Friday near Parowan. (UHP photo)
(Parowan, UT) - James D. Ruman, 50 of St. George, Utah died at the scene of a three vehicle crash near Parowan about 12:30PM Friday, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.
Ruman was driving a civilian-owned, 2½-ton surplus military truck which appears to have completely over turn crushing the cab. A semi-truck trailer rig was also involved. The UHP said there is no evidence of alcohol or drugs involved.
An investigation continues in the cause of the accident which shut down northbound traffic on I-15 until about 2:30PM.