MANTUA, Box Elder County — Troopers have identified a Cache County woman killed Tuesday in a head-on crash in Sardine Canyon.
Witnesses reported a pickup truck crossed the median and was traveling north in a southbound lane on U.S. 91 in an area known as Dry Lake about 2:15 p.m., according to the Utah Highway Patrol.
Another driver swerved to avoid crashing with the truck, the UHP said, then saw the pickup truck strike an SUV.Comment on this story
Bonnie J. Reeder, 87, a passenger in the pickup truck, had her heart stop, according to the UHP, but troopers reported she regained a pulse as emergency responders performed CPR. Reeder, a Hyde Park resident, was flown to a hospital where she was later pronounced dead.
The 32-year-old man who was driving the SUV needed to be extricated from the vehicle. He was taken to Logan Regional Hospital in good condition, troopers said.
The 88-year-old man who was driving the pickup truck was also taken to Logan Regional Hospital in good condition.
Authorities were investigating fatigue or a medical condition as possible causes of the crash, the UHP said.