One person dead in crash on I-215 in Taylorsville

Local News

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4 News) – One person has died after crashing into barrier on the freeway in Taylorsville Monday afternoon.

According to Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Nick Street, the crash happened around 1:15 p.m. on northbound I-215 at 5300 South.

Sgt. Street said a woman in her 40s driving a black Honda Accord drifted to the left and hit the barrier straight on at freeway speeds.

It is not known if she died as a result of the crash or if she possibly suffered a medical incident prior to hitting the wall. Troopers said she was not wearing a seat belt.

It is affecting northbound traffic and the on-ramp from Redwood Road.

Traffic is getting by on the right hand side but heavy delays are expected.

*developing* An update will be provided once more information is released.

What others are clicking on:

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Utah Coronavirus

More Coronavirus Updates

IN FOCUS

More In Focus

Justice Files

More Justice Files