Skip to content

Tuesday December 06, 2022 Salt Lake City, UT Alerts: I-70 Fatal Crash READ

Media Alert


Press Release

Utah County Fatal Semi Crash (Updated 8/24/21)

Monday August 23, 2021

On Monday August 23, 2021, at about 2:35 pm, a dump-style semi and pup trailer was southbound on I-15 in the American Fork area. The left front steer tire of the vehicle blew causing it to swerve left across the number two, one, and HOV lanes then impact the center concrete median barrier. According to witnesses, the driver and sole occupant was ejected and pulled underneath the semi as it continued south along the HOV and left emergency lane. The vehicle came to a stop at approximately 275.5 in the left emergency lane. The driver was declared deceased on-scene. Lanes HOV, 1, 2, and 3 were closed to conduct the investigation.

Semi Driver (Fatal): Gary Hubbard Age: 75 From: Lake Shore, UT



Hillary Koellner
Director of Public Affairs
Department of Public Safety


More Videos in this Series

Motorcyclist Killed on I-80

June 20, 2020

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

May 11, 2020

Utah’s New Lane Filtering Law

May 8, 2019

More from the News Room

Uintah County Fatal Crash (Updated)

November 2022

UHP Thanksgiving Weekend Stats

November 2022

Fatal Crash in Salt Lake County

November 2022