One struck and killed on I-80 in Tooele County
Oct 21, 2023, 11:33 AM | Updated: 7:06 pm
(Utah Highway Patrol)
KNOLLS, Utah — One person was killed Saturday morning after they were hit by a vehicle on the side of I-80 in Tooele County.
Utah Highway Patrol said at around 9:09 a.m. the driver of a Mercedes Sprinter van hauling a trailer pulled to the right shoulder of eastbound I-80 east of Knolls. The driver was outside their van when a Hyundai Elantra hit the trailer and then the driver of the Sprinter van.
UHP said the driver of the van died after the Elantra hit him. There were no other injuries in the crash.
Eastbound traffic on I-80 near the crash was closed for the investigation. UHP said traffic was able to get by around 10:30 Saturday morning.