Eastbound I-80 temporarily closed after crash near Utah-Wyoming border

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Posted at 3:39 PM, Jul 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-18 19:36:50-04

EVANSTON, Wyo. — Eastbound travelers on I-80 near the border of Utah and Wyoming saw major delays due to a serious crash Sunday afternoon.

Uinta County Fire and Ambulance reported that multiple vehicles were involved in a crash at Wyoming milepost 2, and it resulted in serious injuries. No further details about the crash were given.

All eastbound lanes were closed initially. By 3:30 p.m., one lane had been opened, and by about 5 p.m., the traffic backup was cleared.