TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (News4Utah) – Four people were critically injured in a crash on Bangerter Highway early Saturday morning.
According to Unified Police Sgt. Melody Gray, the crash happened at about 2 a.m. when the driver of a Chrysler passenger car ran a red light while headed westbound on 5400 and crashed into another vehicle with two occupants traveling southbound on Bangerter Highway.
The two in the Chrysler, a 39-year-old female driver and a 41-year-old male passenger, had to be extricated from the vehicle and are in extremely critical condition. Two individuals in the car that was hit, a 22-year-old female and 22-year-old male is also in critical condition. All four were transported to area hospitals.
It is not clear at this time why the driver of the Chrysler ran a red light but Gray said this is an ongoing investigation.
All four have been upgraded to stable condition as of Saturday.
An update will be provided once more information becomes available.