Driver killed in Legacy Highway accident in Farmington

Farmington Accident
Posted at 9:09 AM, Feb 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-08 14:19:39-05

FARMINGTON, Utah — A 24-year-old driver was killed early Tuesday in a multi-vehicle accident on Legacy Highway in Farmington.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, a white Hyundai Elantra was traveling southbound near Glover Lane at around 8 a.m. when it went off the left the shoulder and through the median. The car then spun into northbound lanes where it was struck by a pickup truck headed in the opposite direction.

The driver of the Elantra was ejected from the car and died at the scene.

Three people in the truck were treated for minor injuries and released.

The highway was closed in both directions