Mt. Pleasant woman killed in accident in Ephriam

2013-08-29T00:35:00Z 2013-08-29T10:00:53Z Mt. Pleasant woman killed in accident in EphriamPyramid Daily Herald
August 29, 2013 12:35 am  • 

EPHRAIM-- Colleen Desmond, 83, Mt. Pleasant; died as a result of an accident Aug. 22, at 620 North Main and U.S. Highway 89, Ephraim.

Desmond was driving northbound in a burgundy 2002 Chevrolet Astro, at 4:26 p.m. Clair Finlayson, age 65, Mayfield; was southbound in a white 2008 Ford F-250, when he apparently crossed into the northbound lane, striking the Astro van on the driver's side. Desmond was wearing a seat belt.

Finlayson was transported to Gunnison Valley Hospital with undetermined injuries.

He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The accident is under investigation by Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Begay.

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