Morning test drive goes awry as cars collide

ST. GEORGE – A test drive for a prospective buyer of a gray Toyota Camry took a turn for the worse Thursday morning when the driver turned in front of a blue Buick and the two vehicles collided at the intersection of 200 North and Bluff Street in St. George.

At approximately 10:14 a.m., the driver of the Buick was heading south on Bluff Street and began to turn left onto 200 North, St. George Police Sgt. Sam Despain said. At the same time, the driver of the Camry was traveling west on 200 North and attempting to turn left to go south on Bluff Street.

The driver of the Camry didn’t see the Buick, Despain said, and the two vehicles collided at the intersection.

No injuries were reported as a result of the collision, Despain said.

The Camry sustained a moderate amount of damage to the front of the vehicle while the Buick was more severely damaged on the front driver’s side and was towed from the scene.

Despain said the driver of the Camry was issued a citation for failure to yield.

This report is based on preliminary information provided by law enforcement or other emergency responders and may not contain the full scope of findings.

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  • IDIOT COMMENTERS December 31, 2015 at 4:59 pm

    why no pic of the camry?

  • .... December 31, 2015 at 8:20 pm

    Hey idiot does it really make any difference idiot ? hey idiot is that your only concern idiot ? have a nice day idiot

  • .... December 31, 2015 at 8:21 pm

    Hey Idiot where’s STUPID ?

  • anybody home January 1, 2016 at 11:35 am

    Does the “You break it, you buy it” rule apply here?

    • IDIOT COMMENTERS January 1, 2016 at 3:24 pm

      i asked once. dealers insurance will pay the dealer, but that company then will attempt to collect from the ‘test driver’

    • IDIOT COMMENTERS January 1, 2016 at 3:24 pm

      SO YES!

      • .... January 1, 2016 at 7:51 pm

        SO NO !

      • .... January 2, 2016 at 9:45 am

        You have no clue idiot . have a nice day idiot . you chose the name idiot . so have a nice day idiot.

  • ladybugavenger January 1, 2016 at 8:26 pm

    Trump for President!

  • .... January 2, 2016 at 9:42 am


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