Semi tips, smashes into pickup on I-15 near Payson

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PAYSON (News4Utah)- A tipped semi was blocking the northbound lanes of I-15 in Payson for several hours Thursday morning.

Payson Fire Rescue

Police say for some reason the semi carrying baked good tipped, hitting a pickup truck on the way down.

Three people were inside the pickup. Two of them, a man and a woman, were taken to the hospital.

Their condition is unknown. No other injuries were reported.

The incident happened just before 7 a.m. after the 800 South exit. Traffic was being diverted to the 800 South off-ramp and back to I-15 as crews worked to clear the area.

All lanes were re-open by 4 p.m. Thursday. 

Payson Fire Rescue

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