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Fatal Crash Northbound I-15, milepost 352. (Updated)

Saturday January 13, 2024

On January 12, 2023, a black Honda Civic was in the median, disabled from a previous crash in the northbound lanes at milepost 352. The driver of a gold Mercedes stopped to help the black Honda. At 10:35 pm, a black Hyundai Elantra was traveling northbound in the same area when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The Hyundai traveled into the median striking the Mercedes. The Hyundai then continued past the Mercedes and struck the Honda. The owner/driver of the Honda was outside the vehicle when it was hit. The Honda was pushed into the owner/driver, causing them to be thrown over the barrier. The driver of the Honda received life-threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital. The driver succumbed to their injuries at the hospital.

Honda Civic Driver (Fatal): Johnathan McQueen, Age: 18.

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