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Vehicle fire closes US Highway 6 in Carbon County

Oct 6, 2023, 12:47 PM | Updated: 12:47 pm

A crash and vehicle fire closed U.S. Highway 6 in Carbon County on Friday. (Kristy Woodhouse via Fa...

A crash and vehicle fire closed U.S. Highway 6 in Carbon County on Friday. (Kristy Woodhouse via Facebook)

(Kristy Woodhouse via Facebook)

HELPER — U.S. Highway 6 is closed in both directions north of Price due to a vehicle fire, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.

The crash, which involved at least one semitruck that later caught fire, was reported around 9:45 a.m. near milepost 228, north of the junction with U.S. 191.

State troopers have not said if anyone was injured in the crash. UDOT crews anticipated reopening U.S. 6 soon.


This is a developing story. It will be updated.

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Vehicle fire closes US Highway 6 in Carbon County