Coalville, UT. – The Utah Highway Patrol is currently on scene and reporting one fatality in a Monday morning multi-car pileup on an ice and snow covered stretch of I-80, located near Echo Junction, in Summit County Utah.
UDOT officials say that more than 20, and upwards to 30 cars and semi trailers were involved in the pile-up.
Seven ambulances are said to be on scene.
At one point I-80 was closed in both directions. As of now, only Westbound I-80 remains closed, and traffic is being diverted to Old Echo Rd.
No further details on the exact cause of the crash or how the crash unfolded are available at this time.