South Jordan • What happens when a renegade Republican and daredevil Democrat hit the track to mangle three tons of steel in their souped-up hot rods of doom?
Destruction. Total, bipartisan destruction.
Saturday night, Salt Lake County fairgoers were treated to a demolition derby featuring county Mayor Ben McAdams and Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox, who spent much of the week leading up to the showdown talking smack. It marked the continuation of a pointed (but friendly) rivalry between the two politicians.