One person is dead after a semi vs semi crash

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EMERY COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Utah Highway Patrol troopers are on scene of a semi vs semi head-on crash Tuesday morning.

Utah Highway Patrol officials say a westbound semi-tractor trailer crossed the centerline of the highway and hit an eastbound semi-tractor trailer in a near head-on collision.

The westbound driver was killed. The eastbound driver sustained non-life threatening injuries and the co-driver was uninjured.

The incident happened at 3:55 a.m. on US Highway 6 between Price and Green River. Utah Highway Patrol says that one person has died.

Utah Department of Transportation says east and westbound lanes are closed with no estimated clearance time.

US 6 at MP 279 / Near Woodside, Emery Co,
EB & WB Lanes Closed, Use SR-10 As Alt Route,
No Est. Clearance Time— UDOT Traffic (@UDOTTRAFFIC) April 30, 2019

This is a developing story. Information will be updated as soon as it becomes available.

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