Two flown to hospital after crush in Roosevelt Utah

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ROOSEVELT, Utah -(News4utah)- Two people were injured and flown to the hospital after a car slammed into a pickup truck that crossed into it’s lane in Roosevelt on Saturday.

This happened at 5:19 p.m. on highway 40 near 1700 west according to officials.

The Utah Department of Public Safety says that a pickup truck driven by 26 year old Cameron Martinez of Roosevelt, drifted off the right shoulder and overcorrected into the path of an Eastbound passenger car. 

Martinez was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected out of the passenger window. He was flown by medical airplane to Intermountain Medical Center in extremely critical condition. 

The driver of the other car was taken to IMC by helicopter in poor condition while  4 year old passenger in the truck was in a car seat and suffered only minor injuries. 

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