UPDATE: One dead, others injured in Magna crash

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FRIDAY 6/4/2021 6:56 a.m.

MAGNA, Utah (ABC4) – One person is dead following an early morning in Magna.

A westbound vehicle exiting S.R. 201 at 8400 West to go southbound sideswiped another vehicle traveling in the same direction, according to Utah Highway Patrol.

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After the collision, both vehicles traveled through the gore across 8400 W back to the S.R. 201 westbound ramp.

The first vehicle, while crossing the ramp, struck a third vehicle nearly head-on.

UHP reports the driver of the first vehicle was ejected and died on the scene. Seatbelt use and impairment are now being investigated in the death of this driver.

The occupants of the second vehicle were treated for minor injuries while the occupants of the third vehicle were transported by ambulance with serious injuries.

It took about six hours for crews to clear the crash.

Deadly Magna crash cleared

FRIDAY 6/4/2021 6:52 a.m.

MAGNA, Utah (ABC4) – Authorities report the deadly crash in Magna has been cleared.

At least one person is dead following the multi-vehicle crash.

Additional details were not immediately available.

Original Story: Crews working to clear deadly Magna crash

FRIDAY 6/4/2021 6:34 a.m.

MAGNA, Utah (ABC4) – At least one person is dead after a crash near Magna.

The overnight crash is still blocking westbound S.R. 201 near 800 West as of Friday morning.

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Traffic cameras from the Utah Department of Transportation show crews working to pull the involved vehicles out of the ditch.

UDOT expects the crash will be cleared around 6:45 a.m.

Details about the crash are unknown at this time; ABC4 is working to gather additional information and will update this story.

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