Tire blow out prevention important in heat of the summer
Tips to avoid tire blow outs this summerPhoto: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Members of a Valley family were airlifted to the hospital Monday after their SUV rolled over on Interstate 15 in Beaver, Utah.
Four people inside were ejected; one child has a possible broken neck, while another has severe head trauma.
Officials said a blown out tire was the cause of the crash.
With the temperature soaring as we get into summer, it is a type of accident that is very common in the Valley.
Action News spoke to a local tire shop and they said this kind of accident is preventable.
The most important tip for drivers is to check your air pressure.
It's also important drivers check the quality of their tires to make sure they are not cracked.