SAFETY

UPDATE: SR-190 reopened after fatal crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Apr 10, 2021, 4:41 PM | Updated: 7:27 pm
Fatal crash Big Cottonwood Canyon...
A fatal crash closed SR-190 in Big Cottonwood Canyon on Saturday. Photo: KSL Newsradio

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation has reopened SR-190 for traffic heading in both directions after the canyon was previously closed Saturday afternoon following a fatal crash. 

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PREVIOUS REPORTING:

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) closed SR-190 on Saturday afternoon after a fatal accident involving a motorcycle and a vehicle.

Uphill traffic is closed at the mouth of the canyon according to UDOT, and downhill traffic is closed in the area of Storm Mountain (mile marker 5.)

UDOT estimates that the road closure may last through 6 p.m. tonight (Saturday.)


 

This story will be updated.

 

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UPDATE: SR-190 reopened after fatal crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon