Briefs for July 28, 2004
Three people injured in accident on C.R. 129
Three people were injured Tuesday afternoon when their vehicle ran off Routt County Road 129. They were traveling south when the vehicle veered off the right-hand side of the road near mile marker 8, Routt County Sheriff’s Lt. Richard Wood said.
Two of the occupants were driven to Yampa Valley Medical Center in private vehicles. The driver, who suffered a head injury, stayed at the damaged vehicle and refused medical treatment when an ambulance arrived at the scene, Wood said.
The driver had blood on his head but was coherent, he said. The vehicle was significantly damaged in the crash, and the gas tank was punctured though no fire started, Wood said.
The names of the occupants were unavailable at press time.
Benefit clay shoot
scheduled for Saturday
A Ducks Unlimited Benefit shoot will be held in two flights at 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday at Three Quarter Circles Sporting Clays, 26185 U.S. Highway 40.
A registered shoot will follow the same format Sunday. The cost is $40 for nonregistered targets or $48 including NCSA/CSCA fees. Call 879-5649 to register.
Entries being accepted for Young Life golf tourney
Entries are being accepted for the Steamboat Young Life golf tourney to begin at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Sheraton Golf Club.
The 18-hole, four-player scramble is a best-ball event. The entry fee is $125 per player and covers green fees, lunch, cart and gifts. All proceeds benefit Young Life. Call 871-4822 for an entry form.
Irritable bowel support group is being formed
An informal support group is being formed for people who suffer from irritable bowel syndrome.
The group will focus on treatment, proper nutrition and cures. Those interested should call 871-4774 Monday through Friday.
Funds available for
The Yampa Valley Breast Cancer Awareness Project has funds available through the end of the year to help pay for mammograms or breast cancer treatment for women who cannot afford such services. Call 879-1632.
Volunteers needed for Beaux Arts Festival
Volunteers are needed for the Steamboat Springs Arts Council’s Beaux Arts Festival, which begins Friday, and the Steamboat Wine Festival, which takes place Aug. 6 and 7.
For a complete list of volunteer opportunities, call 879-9008, ext. 100.
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