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Fatal incident/crash SR-147 mile post 10 in Utah County

Tuesday March 5, 2019

DPS Incident Notification 6888 (Crash – Other / Initial Information / Sent: 03-05-2019 14:13)

Section: 6 // District: C

Date: 03-05-2019

Time: 11:55

Location: SR-147

Mile Post: 10

Travel Direction: West

Inv. Agency: UHP

Initial Description:
At 11:55 hours a John Deer 520 tractor was traveling West on SR-147 near mile marker 10 when the driver had a medical problem and slumped over the steering wheel. The tractor traveled to the left into oncoming traffic where it struck a Ford Taurus head on. CPR was performed on the driver of the tractor and he was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 12:40 hours. The driver of the passenger car received minor injuries.

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