Highway 288 south at West Orem reopens after fatal wreck

Authorities say an SUV lost control and flipped on Highway 288 south. One person was ejected and killed.

May 3, 2013 5:30:07 AM PDT
The southbound lanes of Highway 288 have reopened at West Orem after a fatal accident this morning.

Police say the driver of an SUV was headed southbound early this morning when they lost control and rolled the vehicle over. There were three people in the vehicle. One person died. Two others suffered minor injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

The South Freeway had been shut down for a couple of hours, finally reopening shortly before 6am.

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