Crash with elk reported along I-80 in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – First responders were called to a crash involving an elk along I-80 Thursday. 

The collision occurred above Foothill Drive, according to KSL TV. The driver was unharmed, but two elk were struck and succumbed to fatal injuries. 

No additional details are available at this time. 

Our newsroom will post updates when they become available. 

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Kevin Swenson was raised in Bountiful, Utah, and is a co-founding partner of Swenson & Shelley. After graduating from Bountiful High School, Kevin attended business school at Westminster College.