PAYSON — Two Utah County residents were killed in separate accidents on I-15 Thursday near Payson and Lehi.
One driver was killed in a crash just before 7:30 a.m. on I-15 near Payson. Tamra Loveless, 34, over corrected after drifting onto the shoulder and struck the median, rolling several times into southbound lanes, the Utah Highway Patrol reported.
The Payson woman was ejected from her vehicle and run over by a semitrailer. She was not wearing a seat belt.
Just before 8 a.m., Kerry Oldham, 57, of Lehi, was killed in a separate accident near Point of the Mountain, according to the UHP. Oldham was traveling on a motorcycle and was merging into traffic from an on ramp when he struck the rear of a GMC Yukon.
Harriet Wooley, 69, swerved to avoid hitting Oldham, leaving the road on the right side and traveling down an embankment. Wooley received a neck injury and was transported to an area hospital.