Trappers Loop closed due to fatal accident

Images: Google Maps; Utah County Sheriff's Office

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MORGAN COUNTY, Trappers Loop, Utah, Oct. 3, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — State Route 167, also known as Morgan County’s Trappers Loop, is closed for the investigation of a fatal accident.

The accident, which happened at about 1 p.m. Sunday, involved a southbound vehicle pulling a camper trailer, Cpl. Michael Gordon, Utah Highway Patrol, told Gephardt Daily.

Gordon said only the one vehicle was involved, and the accident resulted in a fatality. More information will be released later today, he said.

A UDOT statement says the accident happened near milepost 6 on SR-167, about a mile south of Snowbasin Resort. The accident is predicted to be cleared and the road reopened at about 5 p.m., the statement says.

Gephardt Daily will have more information as it becomes available.

The red line shows the area of the road closure. Image: Google Maps

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