2 critically injured in multi-vehicle crash on I-15 southbound near Woods Cross

Traffic is backed up for miles after a multi-vehicle crash Sunday night on I-15 South near Woods Cross. Photo: UDOT

WOODS CROSS, Utah, Oct. 9, 2016 (Gephardt Daily) — Two people have been critically injured in a six-vehicle crash on Interstate 15 South near Woods Cross.

According to a statement released by the Utah Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 8:20 p.m. Sunday when a large food truck that was being towed broke loose from the tow vehicle and was hit by an SUV.

The collision started a chain reaction, which closed the southbound lanes of I-15 for more than an hour, backing up traffic for miles.

Lanes were reopened around 10:30 p.m.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this story as more information becomes available.


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