FRIDAY 1/21/22 12:52 p.m.

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4) – The driver killed in a head-on collision in West Valley City has been identified.

West Valley Police says the victim is 19-year-old Riley Larsen Herriman.

West Valley City Police say the crash happened near 2350 S Bangerter Hwy.

The deadly incident happened when a passenger car traveling northbound crossed into the southbound lanes, crashing head-on into a box truck.

Police say the driver in the passenger car was killed on impact. The truck driver was uninjured.

The roads along Bangerter Highway have now reopened to all traffic.

FRIDAY 1/21/22 8:13 a.m.

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4) – A fatal head-on crash has shut down lanes along Bangerter Highway in West Valley City on Friday morning.

West Valley City Police say the crash happened near 2350 S Bangerter Hwy.

The deadly incident happened when a passenger car traveling northbound crossed into the southbound lanes, crashing head-on into a box truck.

Police say the driver in the passenger car was killed on impact. The truck driver was uninjured.

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the accident and are currently on scene.

Southbound Bangerter lanes are closed at Frontage Road. Officials are asking drivers to choose an alternate route to avoid delays. An estimated reopening time has not been provided.

ABC4 will update this story as more information becomes available.

Original Story: Crash shuts down lanes on Bangerter Highway in West Valley City

FRIDAY 1/21/22 7:40 a.m.

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4) – A crash has shut down lanes along Bangerter Highway in West Valley City on Friday morning.

Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) says lanes going southbound along Bangerter Highway at 2400 S are currently affected. The closure is near the SR-201 junction.

Officials are advising drivers to choose an alternate route to avoid delays.

The cause of the crash has not been released. An estimated reopening time has not been provided.

ABC4 will update this story as more information becomes available.