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Crash between trucks driving the same direction leaves one dead on I-70

Dec 19, 2021, 3:55 PM | Updated: Dec 20, 2021, 12:25 pm
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EMERY COUNTY, Utah — A woman is dead after a crash with another car on I-70 near mile marker 154.

The crash happened on Saturday, Dec. 18 at around 7:30 pm. 

According to the Utah Department of Public Safety, a red Kenworth truck was pulling an oversized gas field trailer heading eastbound, driven by a male driver. Heading the same direction, a white Kenworth with double trailers was being driven by the woman.

According to the male driver, he was hit from behind while going 55 mph with the lights and flashers on. The white truck with the unidentified female driver ran off the road to the left, she died on impact.

No names have been released, more information will follow.

 

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