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Monday April 15, 2024 Salt Lake City, UT

Media Alert


Press Release

Salt Lake Semi Crash

Thursday August 12, 2021

Today, 8/12/21 at about 9:00 am, a passenger car lost control and spun in front of a semi. The two vehicles collided and the semi rolled onto its side. The driver of the car was unharmed but the driver of the truck sustained serious but not life threatening injuries. I-15 was closed initially but lanes have reopened. One lane is currently closed. The truck was hauling paper products. Troopers are investigating if another vehicle was involved that possibly clipped the first car.



Hillary Koellner
Director of Public Affairs
Department of Public Safety


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