Skip to content

Monday October 03, 2022 Salt Lake City, UT

Media Alert

PIO

Press Release

Crash on SR-45 near Naples goes fatal.

Wednesday June 22, 2022

 On June 21, 2022, at approximately 0546 hours, a silver Honda Accord with a single male occupant was traveling South on SR-45.  Near milepost 33.5. The driver lost control, crossed the center line then traveled off the road to the right, and overturned multiple times. The 40-year-old male driver was ejected from the vehicle. An ambulance crew arrived and transported the driver in critical condition to an area hospital. From there he was airlifted for additional care. At 1136 hours, the driver died from his injuries. Medical Examiners confirmed the time of death to UHP at approximately 1415 hours. Speed and impairment are suspected factors related to the collision.

###

MEDIA CONTACT

Hillary Koellner
Director of Public Affairs
Department of Public Safety
hmkoellner@utah.gov

SHARE THIS MEDIA ALERT

More Videos in this Series

Motorcyclist Killed on I-80

June 20, 2020

Fatal Crash: San Juan County on SR-191 at Milepost 78

May 11, 2020

Utah’s New Lane Filtering Law

May 8, 2019

More from the News Room

Fatal Crash in Salt Lake County

October 2022

Driver dies in crash near Strawberry Reservoir (Crash from Monday)

September 2022

Fatal crash near Moab

September 2022