Authorities ID woman killed in 3-car crash on I-15 in Box Elder County

Posted at 5:59 PM, Dec 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-30 09:55:23-05

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — Authorities have identified a woman killed in a three-car accident just north of the Box Elder County line Monday night.

At about 8 p.m., light snow turned to ice, causing Christine M. Waldemar, 44, of Chubbuck, Idaho, taveling in a Ford Mustang, to lose control and hit a Chevy Malibu on Interstate 15 northbound at mile post 351.

Waldemar’s vehicle became disabled in the travel lane with the driver’s side exposed to traffic, according to Utah Highway Patrol.

Soon after the collision, a motorist in a Pontiac t-boned the Mustang at a high rate of speed, according to UHP.

Waldemar was in very critical condition and flown to Ogden Regional Medical Center where she was later pronounced dead.