Semi strikes three vehicles on southbound I-15 near Layton, no injuries reported
Aug 22, 2023, 5:31 PM
LAYTON, Utah — The Utah Highway Patrol says a semi traveling southbound on I-15 lost control Tuesday afternoon and struck three other vehicles.
The UHP says the incident occurred between Hill Field Road and Church Street in Layton. Fortunately, the UHP also says there were no serious injuries reported.
Two vehicles were struck in the number one lane, according to the UHP. The third vehicle was struck in the HOV lane.
Delays stretched to Riverdale in the southbound lanes of I-15. Delays in the northbound lanes were as far back as Farmington.
It’s a rough go of it this afternoon in Davis Co. The culprit? This wreck SB I-15 near Hill Field Rd in two left lanes. Delays are #emergencytraffic SB from Riverdale/Roy area and NB up from Farmington. pic.twitter.com/Z4CbZ77iaL
— KSL Traffic Center (@KSLTraffic) August 22, 2023
The UHP says the driver of the semi claimed to have hydroplaned. However, the UHP said “we can’t confirm that.”
This is a developing story.