Troopers looking for driver of truck that may have caused accident

Troopers looking for driver of truck that may have caused accident


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SALT LAKE COUNTY -- Law enforcement officials need help finding the driver of a pickup truck who may have caused a deadly crash on I-80 Saturday.

Troopers say a white pickup truck cut off a Dodge pickup just after 11 a.m. Saturday near the Salt Lake/ Tooele County line.

The driver of the Dodge lost control, drove through a small opening in the barrier and collided head-on with a FedEx truck heading west. Both trucks caught fire.

The driver of the Dodge died. The FedEx driver was flown to the hospital in critical condition. Troopers today said they expect him to survive.

The truck troopers are looking for is described only as a dirty white pickup.

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