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One dead, two injured in Tooele after car crashes into business

Jan 16, 2023, 1:10 PM | Updated: 5:38 pm

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The business that was crashed into in Tooele, Utah is pictured on Jan. 16, 2022. (Aimee Cobabe/KSL NewsRadio)

(Aimee Cobabe/KSL NewsRadio)

TOOELE, Utah — One person is dead and two others are injured after a car crashed into a business in Tooele.

Tooele Police Department Corporal Colbey Bentley said the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. at Ensign Engineering, located at 169 North Main Street. 

KSL TV’s Derek Petersen said that the person who died was identified as a woman who was an employee of the business.

The victim was inside the business at the time of the crash. 

Bentley said a second employee, as well as the driver of the car involved, were also injured.

Bentley said Tooele Police believe the crash was the result of either a medical incident or a DUI, but are still investigating.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

 

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One dead, two injured in Tooele after car crashes into business