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Press Release

SR-6 Solider Summit Double Fatal

Friday July 15, 2022

On July 15, 2022, at about 2:09 p.m., three vehicles were involved in a serious collision on SR-6 at Soldier Summit (milepost 211).  One westbound vehicle ( Ford Explorer) hydroplaned and crossed into eastbound traffic colliding with the first vehicle ( Toyota Sienna) in a t-bone style crash. A third vehicle ( Honda Accord was following too closely and struck the Toyota Sienna). 

There are a total of nine occupants between the three vehicles, two occupants have been pronounced dead with another in extremely critical condition. 

SR-6 was shut down at 3:00 p.m all lanes have since opened.

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MEDIA CONTACT

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

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