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Driver dies after crashing into tree in Manti

Dec 18, 2021, 5:29 PM
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MANTI, Utah — A driver has died after they went over a curb in Manti and crashed into a large tree.

The incident happened in the area of 300 South and Main Street around 6:20 a.m. Saturday.

Officials with the Utah Department of Public Safety said a Honda Accord was traveling southbound on Main Street when it crossed into oncoming traffic, then went over a curb and into a large tree.

The driver, who was the only person in the car, was pronounced dead on scene.

“Fatigue and drug abuse are being investigated as contributing factors in the crash,” stated a press release from DPS.

The victim’s name has not been released, pending notification of family.

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Driver dies after crashing into tree in Manti