A Pleasant Grove man was killed Friday afternoon and two other men were injured during a two-vehicle traffic accident near 45th South and Fourth West.
Mark M. Johnson, 23, a passenger in a four-wheel-drive vehicle, was pronounced dead on arrival at Cottonwood Hospital, Murray police officer Gary Moore said.The driver, John T. Forester, 24, Pleasant Grove, and Jeff Goodmanson, 19, American Fork, were treated at Cottonwood Hospital and then released, a nursing supervisor said.
"(The four-wheel-drive) came out of a side street . . . hit another car and rolled," Moore said. All four passengers in the four-wheel-drive were thrown from the vehicle when it collided with the other car at about 4:50 p.m.
Moore said police were looking for one passenger, who left the scene. No other injuries were reported and no citations were issued, but Moore said the accident is still under investigation.