POLICE

UHP: Fatal crash on I-215 at California Avenue claims the life of a woman

May 13, 2022, 8:31 PM | Updated: 9:48 pm
A single-car rollover Friday evening claimed the life of a woman on I-215W northbound at the Califo...
A single-car rollover Friday evening claimed the life of a woman on I-215W northbound at the California Avenue exit. Photo credit: Utah Highway Patrol

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah — The Utah Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash Friday evening on I-215W northbound at the off-ramp to California Avenue (Exit 21).

According to the UHP, the single-vehicle rollover occurred at 6:29 p.m. When the UHP troopers arrived on scene, they discovered a female driver, who had been ejected from the vehicle. The driver was unresponsive and unconscious.

Emergency personnel performed life-saving measures on the victim. However, those efforts were unsuccessful, and the female was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The UHP is still investigating the accident. 

The off-ramp was reopened by 9:30 p.m. Friday night. 

 

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UHP: Fatal crash on I-215 at California Avenue claims the life of a woman