GRAND COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – A man driving a pickup truck died early Saturday morning after being hit by a semi-truck, according to the Utah Department of Public Safety.
On September 3, at 2:22 a.m., the man was driving a Nissan truck, pulling a small trailer southbound on SR-191 at milepost 149 in Grand County.
“For unknown reasons,” authorities say the driver of the Nissan pulled to the right shoulder, and then made a U-turn.
Consequently, the Nissan was struck by a semi-truck pulling a tank of liquid nitrogen, according to the report.
The driver of the Nissan sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene.
The driver of the semi-truck reportedly received no injuries as a result of the crash.
No further information is currently available.