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Man Dies From Injuries Sustained In Tooele County Crash

Jun 12, 2021, 4:03 PM | Updated: Jul 13, 2023, 4:29 pm

FILE: Tooele City Police. (KSL TV)...

FILE: Tooele City Police. (KSL TV)

(KSL TV)

TOOELE, Utah — A 29-year-old man has died from injuries he sustained in a crash in Tooele County.

The incident happened near Arrow Street on Droubay Road around 11:15 a.m. Saturday.

Sgt. Rob Benson with the Tooele City Police Department said the man was heading southbound when he swerved out of his lane for an unknown reason and struck the back of a parked semi truck.

A passing motorist stopped to perform CPR on the unresponsive driver.

Benson said paramedics continued life-saving efforts for more than an hour, but the driver succumbed to his injuries and was declared dead at the scene.

The man’s identity has not been released.

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Man Dies From Injuries Sustained In Tooele County Crash