3 people injured in multi-vehicle crash on Utah highway

Posted at 6:57 PM, Oct 07, 2023

EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — Multiple people were injured in a car crash Saturday evening on a highway in Utah County.

The Utah County Sheriff’s Office said the accident occurred around 5:00 p.m. on Cory Wride Memorial Highway (UT-73) in Eagle Mountain, just east of Mount Airey Road.

Officials say there were three cars involved. One car drifted across the center median and collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle. It then rolled and hit another oncoming car.

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Three people were taken to the hospital by ambulance. They suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The road was fully closed but appeared to be back open by around 7:30 p.m.

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