9 injured after truck crashes into Utah coronavirus test site

Nine people were treated for injuries after a pickup truck careened into a coronavirus testing site at the University of Utah on Thursday.

Four of the injured individuals were transported to the hospital after the crash around 9:43 a.m. local time, according to the Salt Lake City Fire Department.

There didn’t appear to be any life-threatening injuries after the crash near Rice-Eccles Stadium, according to KUTV.

Capt. Anthony Burton of the Salt Lake City Fire Department said the crash appeared be unintentional and linked to a medical incident, the news station reported.

Testing halted at the site in Salt Lake City, and an investigation was launched.

With News Wire Services


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