POLICE

Two-vehicle accident near Hurricane sends 3 people to the hospital

Dec 4, 2021, 8:53 PM
A two-vehicle accident near Hurricane on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, sent three people to the hospital ...
A two-vehicle accident near Hurricane on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, sent three people to the hospital with serious injuries. Photo credit: Hurricane City Police Department

HURRICANE, Utah — A two-vehicle accident Saturday morning near Hurricane sent three people to the hospital with serious injuries.

Neither of the drivers were wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident, according to Hurricane City police. 

Police say that a black Subaru Impreza, driven by a 24-year-old male, was driving into Hurricane on SR-59 near milepost 20. A gold Chevy Colorado, driven by a 70-year-old man, was driving in the opposite direction. A 69-year-old woman was also a passenger in the Chevy Colorado. 

Police didn’t have a lot of time to talk to the drivers due to the natural of their injuries. However, police say the two vehicles somehow collided in a head-on type of manner. 

All three individuals hurt in the accident had to be extricated be first responders. 

The road was closed for about 45 minutes, and police say both vehicles are totaled. Additionally, the crash is still under investigation.

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