At approximately 2 p.m. on Sept. 16, Utah Highway Patrol received information on a semi truck and trailer traveling through Eagle Canyon on 1-70 near mile market 118 that appeared to have gone over a concrete barrier.
The accident is believed to have occurred sometime during the previous evening.
The fall was approximately 200 feet to the bottom of canyon. The driver, a 42-year-old male based out of Bunkerville, NV, died as a result of the accident. The driver’s family has been notified through the Las Vegas Metro Police Department.