Troopers approach mysterious vehicle blocking traffic in Iron County, prompting SWAT to assist

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IRON COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Troopers were called down to Iron County to inspect a mysterious vehicle blocking traffic, early Sunday.

A call was issued at 4:30 a.m. to authorities in regards to a vehicle blocking the southbound lane of state Route 130 near mile marker 33 in a remote area of northern Iron County.

Trooper Ryan Horton arrived at the scene a little after 5:30 a.m., where he found a gold 2008 Toyota Camry with tinted black windows blocking the road near a curve and a hill.

“Trooper Horton knocked on the window,” shares Utah Highway Patrol Sergeant Bambi Baie. “The windshield was icy so Horton couldn’t see inside the vehicle….”

After receiving no response, Horton called a tow truck. Shortly after the tow truck arrived, the driver of the Camry, a California man, rolled down the window.

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