Helper, UT (June 13, 2023) – A fatal truck accident was reported in the helper area on Tuesday morning that claimed one person’s life.
The Utah Highway Patrol was notified at approximately 6:40 a.m. on June 13 that they were needed at the scene of a crash that occurred on state Route 6.
Reports from authorities show that a car and a semi-truck collided on the roadway near mile marker 228 during the morning hours. The incident prompted Utah Highway Patrol to shut down both directions of the roadway.
One person was fatally injured as a result of the accident. The victim died from their injuries while at the scene.
A second victim suffered injuries and was treated on-site.
The accident is currently being investigated by the Utah Highway Patrol troopers.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Our condolences go out to the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.
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