1 dead, 1 injured in head-on crash in San Juan County

A head-on crash killed one and injured another in San Juan County Saturday, June 25.

A head-on crash killed one and injured another in San Juan County Saturday, June 25. (Utah Highway Patrol)



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ANETH, San Juan County — One man is dead and a second person is hospitalized following a head-on crash involving a pickup truck and a car on State Road 162 near the Utah-Colorado border in San Juan County, the Utah Highway Patrol says.

The deceased person is only identified as a male who was in the car, UHP trooper Mike Alexander says.

Another driver, in a pickup truck, was hospitalized, Alexander says.

S.R. 162 is closed in both directions while troopers investigate the crash.

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Matt Brooks is a web producer with KSL.com. He previously worked for KSL NewsRadio.

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