VIRGIN, UT – A driver of a Ford F-150 fell asleep behind the wheel and swerved before hitting a Nissan SUV head-on on SR-9 near Virgin, which sent four people to the hospital.
The crash was reported around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, ABC 4 revealed. One passenger from the Nissan was airlifted to a hospital for treatment of critical, life-threatening injuries, while the other three sustained “non-incapacitating injuries,” which were either lacerations, bloody noses, or bruises.
The only person who got away unscathed was the F-150 driver.
The Utah Highway Patrol has not released the names of those involved in this collision. Our news team will post any updates, including their names, should they become available.
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