UPDATE: The man killed in the crash at the intersection of SR-30 and SR-23 in Cache County has been identified as Chad Scoffield, 53, out of Brigham City.
MENDON, Utah (News4Utah) – Alcohol is being considered a factor in a crash that killed one person and injured two others in Cache County early Sunday morning.
According to Utah Highway Patrol, the crash occurred just before 1 a.m. when an individual driving a Chevrolet Blazer was headed south on SR-23 and ran a stop sign at the intersection of SR-30. A Ford F-150 was headed west on SR-30 at the same time. The driver of the Blazer hit the the Ford on the passenger side.
The driver of the Blazer was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle and sustained fatal injuries.
A passenger in the Blazer, who was also unrestrained, and the driver of the Ford were both transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The crash continues to be under investigation however troopers said alcohol is being suspected as a factor.