Girl, 17, dead after pickup truck crash in Moab

MOAB, UT – A teenager’s life was claimed in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 191 Tuesday, KUTV reported. 

The collision occurred near 400 East.

The driver of a northbound gray Subaru Outback lost control of her vehicle and swerved into the southbound lanes. As a result, the driver, a 17-year-old girl, struck a 3500 Ram pickup truck with a gooseneck trailer that carried another pickup truck on top. 

The driver of the pickup truck, an unidentified man, was hospitalized for non-life-threatening injuries. 

The 17-year-old girl gave in to fatal injuries. 

The left-back tire of the pickup truck and the front left side of the trailer sustained damage. 

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