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Woman killed in head-on crash in Sandy

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Posted at 7:35 PM, Aug 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-23 13:22:14-04

SANDY, Utah — A woman died Sunday evening after a two-car crash in Sandy.

According to Sandy Police, a westbound vehicle on 9400 South drifted into oncoming traffic, then collided head-on with an eastbound car near 1760 East.

The driver of the eastbound vehicle was taken to the hospital in critical condition but later died from her injuries. Police identified her Monday morning as Ashley Robinson, 28, of Sandy.

The other driver was also taken to a local hospital but is in stable condition.

The cause of the crash is being investigated. 9400 South will be closed to eastbound traffic in the area for several hours, police said.