MONDAY 10/25/2021 9:32 P.M.
MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4) – Police have identified the man that was struck and killed on I-215 in Millcreek on Oct. 15.
Tyler C Dalpiaz, 23, was struck by a vehicle after he got out of his car to assess damage to his own vehicle after hitting a trailer, according to officials.
Dalpiaz was from Herriman, Utah.
ORIGINAL STORY: UPDATE: Man struck, killed on I-215 in Millcreek after hitting detached trailer
FRIDAY 10/15/2021 7:39 a.m.
MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4) – A man in his 20s is dead after being struck by a vehicle while assessing damage to his own in Millcreek early Friday morning.
Utah Highway Patrol tells ABC4 a man was driving when he lost the trailer he was pulling. Another driver, the man in his 20s, hit the trailer. He then got out of his vehicle to see the damage.
While that man was outside his vehicle, another driver struck and killed him at around 5:30 a.m. Below is a slideshow of the scene:
The Utah Department of Transportation is still reporting that northbound I-215 in Millcreek is closed at exit 4 to 3900 South. Motorists are asked to use I-15 or I-80 to avoid the crash.
There is currently no estimated clearance time for the crash. ABC4’s Curtis Booker captured the below video of the traffic delays on northbound I-215 while heading to the scene.
ABC4 is working to gather additional information and will update this story as details become available.
ORIGINAL STORY: Fatal crash closes part of I-215 in Millcreek
FRIDAY 10/15/2021 6:13 a.m.
MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4) – An early morning fatal crash has blocked multiple lanes of I-215 in Millcreek.
The Utah Department of Transportation reports northbound I-215 E is closed at exit 4, for 3900 S in Millcreek.
If you are traveling in the area, authorities say you should use Wasatch Boulevard and 3300 S entrance ramp as an alternate route, or I-15 and I-80.
ABC4’s Curtis Booker captured this video of the traffic backed up on northbound on I-215.
Utah Highway Patrol has confirmed a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.
There is currently no estimated clearance time for this crash.
ABC4 has a crew headed to the scene and is working to gather additional information. This is a developing story ABC4 will update this story as details become available.