NEPHI — A Michigan man was killed in a crash with a semitrailer Saturday morning near Nephi, the Utah Highway Patrol reported.3 comments on this story
The 20-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, was driving a Chevrolet Camaro on I-15 northbound shortly before 6:30 a.m. when the crash was reported.
The Camaro rear-ended the semitrailer in the right lane, lodging under the rear of the trailer, the UHP reported. The impact killed the driver.
The semitrailer driver was not injured, and there were no other occupants in either vehicle, accoring to the UHP.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but excessive speed is being considered a possible factor in the crash, the UHP said.