HURRICANE – Two men were transported to Dixie Regional Medical Center after a white Dodge truck collided with a semitrailer, Tuesday afternoon near Brentwood Bowling center in the intersection at 3766 West 150 North in Hurricane.
According to an eye witness, a yellow and black semi pulling an empty flatbed trailer was headed westbound out of Hurricane and was making a left-hand turn onto Sand Hollow Road, at which point a white Dodge truck, heading eastbound, collided with the semitrailer, Hurricane City Police Sgt. Brandon Buell said.
The driver and passenger of the Dodge truck, both male, were injured by the collision and were transported by ambulance to Dixie Regional Medical Center. The driver of the semitrailer was unharmed, Buell said.
“Traffic was delayed for about an hour,” Buell said. “The Dodge truck had to be towed.”
The accident was reported at approximately 4:20 p.m. The Hurricane City Police, Hurricane City Fire, Utah Highway Patrol and one state park ranger responded to the scene and helped assist traffic flow east and westbound on state Route 9.
The cause of this accident is still under investigation.
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