UPDATE: 11/21/2021 7:28 PM MST
Utah Highway Patrol released the name of one of the individuals who died in a crash in Tremonton on Saturday.
Police say 50-year-old Scott Mann from Pocatello, Idaho was driving a 2004 Mercury Mountaineer southbound on I-15 near milepost 39 when the vehicle left the roadway to the right and rolled down an embankment. Mann and his travelling companion were killed during the rollover.
State Troopers are investigating the possibility of impairment as being a potential factor of the crash. They have not released the name of the person traveling with Mann.
ORIGINAL STORY 11/20/2021 03:00 PM MST
ORIGINAL HEADLINE: Fatal Tremonton rollover crash leaves two dead
TREMONTON, Utah (ABC4) – Two people have died in a rollover crash on Saturday morning.
Utah Highway Patrol (UHP) has not released the victims’ identities at this time.
UHP says the crash happened on southbound I-15 near milepost 379 around 7:10 a.m.
Authorities believe the vehicle left the roadway while driving and traveled down an embankment, which caused the car to roll over. There were two people inside the vehicle at the time. Both individuals have died due to their injuries.
Officials are still investigating the incident and are considering impairment as a crash factor.