Kaysville officer rams wrong-way driver on I-15

Posted at 8:34 AM, Apr 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-15 20:11:18-04

KAYSVILLE, Utah — A Kaysville police officer stopped a wrong-way driver by ramming into them with their cruiser Friday morning on Interstate 15.

According to Sgt. Cameron Roden with Utah Highway Patrol, around 2:15 a.m. they received reports of a wrong-way driver in the southbound lanes of I-15 coming from the Salt Lake area.

A trooper attempted to intercept the driver but missed and the driver kept going.

Later down the road, a Kaysville officer was able to successfully ram the car and stop it.

The 36-year-old driver was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI.

No injuries were reported.