Man dies after SUV collides with oncoming traffic

Posted at 8:49 PM, Aug 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-26 22:49:41-04

SALT LAKE CITY – A man was killed in a car accident on Redwood Road Monday evening.

Authorities said an SUV traveling northbound on Redwood Road crossed the center lane into oncoming traffic and collided with a tow truck at about 6:30 p.m.

Medical units responded to the scene and attempted to save the driver of the SUV, but he died at the scene. The two occupants of the tow truck were not injured.

Police said they are investigating the possibility the driver of the SUV had a medical condition that contributed to the crash.