Two Killed In Beaver County Crash

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A semi-truck rear ended a minivan that was going at an unusually slow rate of speed Wednesday night. Photo Courtesy: UHP

BEAVER COUNTY, UTAH — Two people were killed after a semi-truck rear-ended their minivan on I-15 in Beaver County Wednesday night.

Utah Highway Patrol spokesman Sgt. Todd Royce said the minivan was traveling southbound at an unusually slow speed when the semi-truck rear-ended it at around 6:40 p.m.

The driver and passenger of the van died on the scene. It is expected their identities will be released Thursday. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

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Sgt. Royce said investigators are looking into the possibility that the minivan didn’t have any working lights.

We will have more on this developing story as it becomes available.


 

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