UPDATE: Woman identified in deadly I-215 crash in West Valley City

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UPDATE 9/27/2020 3 P.M.

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Troopers have identified the woman who was killed Friday morning in the auto-pedestrian accident on I-215. The pedestrian was identified as Veronica Tapia, 31, from West Valley City.

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – A deadly crash early Friday morning shut down I-215 west belt.

The crash happened around midnight near 3800 south.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, a woman was on the freeway and was hit by multiple cars.

Troopers say they are investigating this as a crime scene and consider her death suspicious but the incident is still in the early stages of the investigation.

I-215 at 4700 South in Taylorsville is back open following a morning shutdown.

This is a developing story and more information will be posted once it becomes available.

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