- Associated Press - Friday, March 28, 2014

MORGAN, Utah (AP) - The Utah Highway Patrol has identified a woman killed Friday in a 14-car chain-reaction crash that sent another woman to the hospital.

Troopers say in a statement Friday afternoon that 21-year-old Brooklyn Prestor from Henefer died after she was run over by a semitrailer involved in the Interstate 84 crash.

Officials say Prestor’s pickup truck slid off the icy road about a mile north of the town of Taggart and triggered chain reaction accidents.

They say Prestor left her vehicle and was hit by a semitrailer, which then crashed into her truck and other vehicles.

The Standard-Examiner reports (https://bit.ly/Qo3e0f ) another woman was hospitalized in critical condition and several other people were treated for minor injuries.

Troopers say there were five separate crashes involving 14 vehicles, including multiple semitrailers.


Information from: Standard-Examiner, https://www.standard.net

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