A Murray woman was killed and five other people injured in a head-on collision Monday morning near the Grant Elementary School, on Seventh West and 6181 South.
Two motorists were in the left-turn lane on Seventh West waiting to turn onto 6181 South shortly before 9 a.m. when a pickup truck driven by a West Jordan man hit the first car head on, pushing it into the second car, said Murray Patrolman Jeff Holdridge. The accident ultimately involved four cars, he said.The woman driving the car hit by the pickup was taken by helicopter to LDS Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Three juveniles and two adults were hospitalized in Murray.
Officers were still investigating the accident later in the morning and had not released the victims' names as of press time.