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Driver killed in rollover crash near Delta

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The driver of this Ford F-250 was killed Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, near Delta, after the truck rolled several times, ejecting the driver.

Utah Highway Patrol

DELTA — High speed and impairment were being investigated as possible factors in a fatal crash outside of Delta on Friday.

About 4:20 a.m., a 2004 Ford F-250 was traveling south on state Route 257, about 17 miles south of Delta, when the driver failed to negotiate a turn in the road, according to a statement from the Utah Highway Patrol.

The driver overcorrected, causing the vehicle to roll several times.

“The driver was fully ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene,” the UHP stated.

The name of the driver has not yet been released.