DAVIS COUNTY, Utah, June 29, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — Two people were killed and four others injured in a multi-vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 15 in Davis County Tuesday night.
The incident occurred in the area of exit 328, 200 North in Kaysville, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Cameron Roden told Gephardt Daily.
“A catering company lost their load of canvas bags onto the freeway,” said a statement from UHP. “Two cars stopped, or nearly stopped, for the debris. A green Ford F-250 came upon the stopped traffic and collided into a red Toyota Prius out of California. The Prius then struck a silver Chevy Malibu.”
Two occupants inside the Prius, an adult male and an adult female, sustained fatal injuries and died on scene. Another adult male was taken by medical helicopter to an area hospitla in critical condition.
The driver of F-250 had minor injuries was arrested for DUI. The occupants of the Malibu were transported by ground in serious condition. “Not much is known about those occupants at this time,” the statement said.
Southbound I-15 was closed in the area; the HOV lane reopened at approximately 10:45 p.m.
The two deceased individuals have not been identified.
Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is made available.