Moab man killed in Murphy Lane crash
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A Moab man was killed Wednesday night, Nov. 6, and another seriously injured in a single-vehicle accident on Murphy Lane.

According to investigators with the Grand County Sheriff’s Department, a 1986 GMC pickup truck overturned and rolled, eventually coming to rest on its side near the 2200 block of Murphy Lane.

The driver of the truck, Billy James Harrison, 32, died at the scene, according to a news release from the Grand County Sheriff’s Office. Another Moab man, Patrick Kim Bierschied II, was a passenger in the vehicle. Bierschied, who sustained serious injuries, was transported to Moab Regional Hospital for treatment.

The accident was reported to authorities at approximately 11:25 p.m. by a passerby, according to the report.

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