Jul 312015


By Linda Kor

A young Holbrook man died following a crash Tuesday evening on Interstate 40.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, at approximately 9:56 p.m. on July 28, Sheldon Silversmith, 20, of Holbrook was driving a Ford truck east on the interstate between Winslow and Joseph City. Near mile marker 263 Silversmith went off the road to the left. He then overcorrected to the right and the truck rolled. Silversmith was not wearing a safety belt and was ejected from the truck. He died at the scene.