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Fatal crash near Strawberry Reservoir closes SR-40

Sep 26, 2022, 5:59 PM
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A cloud hangs low east of Strawberry Reservoir and west of Fruitland on highway 40 in Utah. photo by Ravell Call, July 28, 2005.

WASATCH COUNTY, Utah — One person is dead and another injured following a car accident near Strawberry Reservoir Monday. SR-40 is currently closed in both directions at milepost 40.

Cam Roden with Utah Highway Patrol says a car was turning from the Strawberry Reservoir Marina, westbound onto SR-40 when it was T-boned by a semi-truck traveling eastbound.

The crash killed a female driving the car and injured a male passenger who was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition. The driver of the semi-truck is uninjured.

Both directions of the highway will be closed for two to three hours, according to Roden. Drivers are advised to use an alternate route.

This story will be updated.

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Fatal crash near Strawberry Reservoir closes SR-40