Man dies in semi truck accident on Bangerter Highway

Posted at 7:27 AM, Aug 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-20 16:56:19-04

WEST VALLEY CITY – Police officers are investigating a crash on Bangerter Highway that killed an adult male early Sunday morning.

The crash occurred around 2 a.m. when police say a Hyundai and a Semi collided near 2400 South on Bangerter Highway.

According to West Valley Police, the car was traveling Northbound when the semi, traveling southbound, attempted to turn at the intersection.  That’s when the two crashed.

The driver of the passenger car was killed at the scene.

While we don’t know if there were any other injuries at the scene, police say they are speaking to witnesses trying to piece together exactly what went wrong.