UPDATE: MONDAY, 3/22/21, 9:24 P.M.

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4)- The driver of a vehicle that crashed on southbound I-15 on Monday evening has died, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

UHP said the Suzuki S4X was traveling southbound on i-15 near 12800 South when for an unknown reason, the car veered left and struck the center concrete barrier.

Then, officials say the vehicle crossed all lanes of I-15 and struck the concrete barrier on the right side of the road.

The man was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead

According to UHP, the driver who was killed was the only person inside the vehicle at the time of the crash.

UHP says the driver was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash

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ORIGINAL STORY

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Emergency crews are on the scene of a crash on southbound I-15.

The Utah Highway Patrol says they are investigating a “critical injury crash” involving one vehicle on southbound I–15 at 12300 South.

UHP says the three right lanes are blocked while troopers investigate the crash. Traffic is getting through in the left lanes of southbound I-15.

The lanes are expected to be closed for the next 3 hours.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.