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Driver killed in weather-related crash on SR-112 near Tooele

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At least one person was killed in a car crash Sunday morning between Grantsville and Tooele on state Route 112. (Photo: Nic Naylor / KUTV)

At least one person was killed in a car crash Sunday morning between Grantsville and Tooele on state Route 112.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, a blue car was traveling eastbound near Sheep Lane and SR-112 when the driver lost control because of weather conditions. Sunday morning was the first valley snowfall of the season.

The blue car crashed into a black car that was traveling westbound at approximately 8 a.m.

The driver of the blue car died at the scene.

UHP says it will take a few hours for the scene to be cleared. Troopers are investigating the crash.

SR-112 is known to have drivers that exceed the speed limit, according to UHP.


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