UPDATE: Victim of I-15 crash identified as Springville man

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THURSDAY 9/9/2021 12:26 p.m.

OREM, Utah (ABC4) – The man killed after being ejected from his vehicle along I-15 in Orem has been identified.

On Tuesday morning, Utah Highway Patrol reported a vehicle had collided with a wall along I-15, ejecting the driver.

Authorities have identified the man as 63-year-old Kevin Lee Adams from Springville.

Driver dies after being ejected on I-15 near Orem

TUESDAY 9/7/2021 9:20 a.m.

OREM, Utah (ABC4) – The driver who was ejected after colliding with a wall along I-15 near Orem has died.

Utah Highway Patrol confirmed the driver’s death to ABC4 but has not released any additional details other than he was not wearing a seatbelt.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Driver ejected after colliding with wall along I-15 near Orem

TUESDAY 9/7/2021 8 a.m.

OREM, Utah (ABC4) – A driver was ejected from their vehicle after crashing into a wall on I-15 near Orem Tuesday morning.

Utah Highway Patrol tells ABC4.com the vehicle cut across the gore area at the northbound I-15 near exit 273.

The vehicle struck the right wall, ejecting the driver.

The Utah Department of Transportation currently reports the right lane of I-15 northbound is blocked and may not be cleared until 10 a.m.

UHP could not provide an update on the driver but say they were the only occupant of the vehicle.

ABC4 will update this story as information becomes available.

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