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Winds cause truck to blow over, high profile vehicles prohibited on stretch of I-80

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TOOELE COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – High winds have caused high profile vehicles to be prohibited in Tooele County Monday afternoon.

The Utah Department of Transportation says high profile vehicles are prohibited on I-80 in both directions between Wendover and Lake Point.

Utah Highway Patrol reports one high profile vehicle, seen below, blew over because of the high winds.

“We have a high wind advisory in effect on I-80 through Tooele County. High profile vehicles like the one blown over minutes ago (shown below) should avoid transiting the area until the winds subside,” UHP says.

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Photo courtesy Utah Highway Patrol

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