KAMAS, Utah – A South Salt Lake man died after being ejected from a vehicle in an overnight crash in Summit County.
According to the Utah Highway Patrol, the incident happened sometime between midnight and 12:45 a.m. Monday on Upper Setting Road, which is 3 – 4 miles off U-150.
A vehicle driven by the 22-year-0ld victim left the roadway and rolled down a steep embankment. The driver was ejected and later found deceased at the scene. The passenger, a 22-year-old woman from Ogden, was rendered unconscious in the crash. When she awoke, was able to exit the vehicle and walk to the road to find help.
The woman was later released with minor injuries.
The couple had been camping in the Upper Setting area, where they were expecting friends to join them, according to a UHP statement. When their ...