One dead in I-15 rollover Sunday

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MOHAVE COUNTY, Ariz. – A vehicle rollover occurred Sunday afternoon and resulted in the death of an Arizonan man.

Officer Carrick Cook, a spokesman for the Arizona Department of Public Safety, said that at approximately 12:15 p.m., Sunday, an early-90s Range Rover was traveling southbound on I-15 and rolled at mile post 27, five miles south of St. George.

The driver, a 24-year-old female from Colorado, was injured in the rollover and was transported to UNLV Hospital in Las Vegas.

A passenger, a 43-year-old man from Phoenix, was ejected from the vehicle and later pronounced dead. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

Cook said the names of the victims were being withheld until their families were contacted.

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1 Comment

  • WTF May 14, 2012 at 2:51 pm

    This is very sad, so sorry for the family. But my Gid, when, WHEN are people gonna learn to take just 2 seconds to put on their seatbelts?!!

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