Bangerter crash leaves one dead

Posted at 9:44 AM, Oct 07, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-07 17:33:57-04

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – A 20-year-old woman is dead after crashing a truck on Sunday.

The accident happened on Bangerter Highway near 2400 South at around 6 a.m.

Police say the woman was driving northbound on Bangerter Highway going about 70 or 75 miles per hour when she crossed over into southbound traffic and was hit by a semi-truck, killing her. The driver of the semi is okay.

Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the accident, but the investigation is ongoing.