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Two dead, one critically injured after crash in Magna

Mar 25, 2023, 9:13 PM | Updated: Apr 17, 2023, 2:45 pm

MAGNA, Utah — Two people are dead after a semi-truck and a car crashed late Saturday.

It happened on state Route 202 near the entrance to Interstate 80 at the Saltair exit. A concert was happening on that road at The Great Saltair when the vehicles crashed.

Unified police said Victoria Keanea Thompson, 20, of Whiterocks, Utah, and Feilokitau Kaho Fiefia, 35, of South Jordan were killed in the crash.

One of the victims was ejected from the vehicle and another was partially ejected.

Witnesses told KSL TV they saw several emergency vehicles, including a medical helicopter, on the scene.

Street cameras show a deadly crash and emergency vehicles late Saturday. (Utah Department of Transportation)

S.R. 202 was closed between S.R. 201 and I-80 while state troopers investigated.

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Two dead, one critically injured after crash in Magna