Nephi UHP Troopers respond to 70+ weather related crashes

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NEPHI, Utah (ABC4 News) – Utah Highway Patrol started responding to weather related crashes early Sunday morning, numbers rose as the day and storm progressed.

Crashes started piling up near Nephi on I-15 around 5:30 a.m. Sunday morning. UHP troopers worked with weekend traffic and adverse road conditions to keep divers and roads safe.

Utah Highway Patrol Lt Scott Robertson issued a plea for drivers to slow down in the area and be aware of icy roads through Juab County. Juab County UHP Troopers have handled 70+ crashes and slide offs today, officials say.

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