Skip to content

Sunday November 28, 2021 Salt Lake City, UT

Media Alert


Press Release

Fatal Crash on SR-39 (Updated 10/25/21)

Sunday October 24, 2021

On October 24, 2021 at 4:41PM, Troopers were dispatched to a traffic collision on SR-39 at milepost 15.5, near Pineview Reservoir.  An Audi S3 was traveling eastbound.  A 3500 Dodge pickup was traveling westbound.  For an unknown reason, the Audi abruptly crossed the double yellow centerline.  Both vehicles crashed in a head-on Collison.  The Audi came to rest just west of the area of impact facing south.  The dodge continued west for a short distance, left the roadway, rolled onto its top, and came to a rest in a dirt pull out adjacent to the Reservoir.  The driver of the Audi was pronounced dead on scene.  A 9 year old in the rear passenger area of the Audi was not restrained properly and was transported in critical condition.  The front adult passenger of the Audi was transported in serious condition.  The driver of the Dodge was transported with injuries to his lower extremities.

Audi Driver (Fatal): Eliacim J Zamora Perez Age: 36 From: Riverdale, UT



Joe Dougherty
DPS Public Affairs Director
Department of Public Safety


More from the News Room

Motorcyclist Killed on I-80

June 2020

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

May 2020

Utah’s New Lane Filtering Law

May 2019

UHP Troopers stop Amber Alert vehicle out of Colorado

November 2021

Utah DPS Reports A Five-Year Low In Statewide Seat Belt Use Rate

November 2021

Fatal Crash near Tremonton

November 2021