LOCAL NEWS

Dump truck rollover closes street in West Valley City

Oct 10, 2023, 2:24 PM

West Valley City police car...

FILE: (Spenser Heaps, Deseret News)

(Spenser Heaps, Deseret News)

WEST VALLEY CITY — A dump truck rolled over on another vehicle, sending two drivers to the hospital Tuesday afternoon.

West Valley City police told KSL the crash happened on 3500 South and 6400 West at approximately 12 p.m.


Police say the dump truck was going northbound, ran a red light, and hit a vehicle, causing the truck to roll over and partially land on a second vehicle.

The dump truck driver and the second vehicle driver were sent to the hospital in serious but stable condition.

Police said the truck was carrying gravel and the crash caused the gravel to spill across the road. Police expect the road to reopen at 3 p.m. or 4 p.m.

KSL 5 TV Live

Local News

For every parent of young kids, it's no secret, "sharing" isn't something that comes naturally for ...

Debbie Worthen

For children, sharing isn’t easy, but it’s an important part in their social development

For every parent of young kids, it's no secret, "sharing" isn't something that comes naturally for most children. But it's an important part of their social development.

54 minutes ago

Gov. Spencer Cox says the state has been handling homelessness the wrong way for decades, and he'd ...

Mike Anderson

Gov. Cox to ask for $187 million in budget to better address homelessness

Gov. Spencer Cox says the state has been handling homelessness the wrong way for decades, and he'd like lawmakers to approve a major chunk of funding to fix it.

3 hours ago

A traveler walks past a baggage carousel at Salt Lake City International Airport in Salt Lake City ...

Josh Ellis

3 charged with stealing luggage from Salt Lake City airport

Three Salt Lake County residents have been charged with stealing baggage from baggage carousels at the Salt Lake City International Airport.

4 hours ago

Sen. Daniel McCay, R-Riverton, sponsor of SB31, State Flag Amendments, poses for a photo with the n...

Olivia Calvert, KSL NewsRadio

One group would like to see if Utah voters want to keep the new flag

Since the narrow passing of Senate Bill 31 in March of this year, many Utahns have embraced the new flag. Opponents, however, have been working overtime to reverse this change.

5 hours ago

The Church Office Building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pictured during th...

Tad Walch, Deseret News

Church responds to AP story detailing 2015 Idaho abuse case

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints responded Sunday night to an Associated Press story that detailed allegations about a former church member who allegedly sexually abused his daughter.

6 hours ago

Rep. Brian King, D-Salt Lake City, announced on Monday that he is running for governor....

Josh Ellis and Lindsay Aerts, KSL TV

Democrat Rep. Brian King announces run for governor

Democrat and Utah House Minority Leader Brian King has announced he is running for governor of Utah.

6 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

Stylish room interior with beautiful Christmas tree and decorative fireplace...

Lighting Design

Create a Festive Home with Our Easy-to-Follow Holiday Prep Guide

Get ready for festive celebrations! Discover expert tips to prepare your home for the holidays, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for unforgettable moments.

Battery low message on mobile device screen. Internet and technology concept...

PC Laptops

9 Tips to Get More Power Out of Your Laptop Battery

Get more power out of your laptop battery and help it last longer by implementing some of these tips from our guide.

Users display warnings about the use of artificial intelligence (AI), access to malicious software ...

Les Olson

How to Stay Safe from Cybersecurity Threats

Read our tips for reading for how to respond to rising cybersecurity threats in 2023 and beyond to keep yourself and your company safe.

Design mockup half in white and half in color of luxury house interior with open plan living room a...

Lighting Design

Lighting Design 101: Learn the Basics

These lighting design basics will help you when designing your home, so you can meet both practical and aesthetic needs.

an antler with large horns int he wilderness...

Three Bear Lodge

Yellowstone in the Fall: A Wildlife Spectacle Worth Witnessing

While most people travel to this park in the summer, late fall in Yellowstone provides a wealth of highlights to make a memorable experience.

a diverse group of students raising their hands in a classroom...

Little Orchard Preschool

6 Benefits of Preschool for Kids

Some of the benefits of preschool for kids include developing independence, curiosity, and learning more about the world.

Dump truck rollover closes street in West Valley City