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Both drivers extricated after early morning head-on crash in Eagle Mountain

Head-on crash on SR-73 Eagle Mountain
Head-on crash on SR-73 Eagle Mountain
Head-on crash on SR-73 Eagle Mountain
Head-on crash on SR-73 Eagle Mountain
Posted at 9:41 AM, Jun 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-26 11:41:59-04

EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — Two cars collided head-on in Eagle Mountain Friday morning, but both drivers are expected to survive.

According to a tweet from the Utah County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on SR-73 at 5:49 a.m.

It said one car drifted to the right, and its driver over-corrected into oncoming traffic and hit another car head on.

Both drivers had to be extricated and both were flown to a hospital with injuries considered to be non-life threatening.

The tweet ended with this advice: "Pay attention to the road!"