Utah I-15 crash: 7 people are dead and several more injured after sandstorm leads to multiple crashes – CNN

Seven people are dead and several more were critically injured when authorities say a sand or dust storm caused visibility issues that led to a series of crashes involving 20 vehicles in Utah Sunday evening.

The crashes happened on I-15 near Kanosh, the Utah Department of Public Service (DPS) said in a news release.

Several people were transported to local hospitals in critical condition, officials said. Authorities did not specify how many people were injured but noted there could be more fatalities.

Source: Utah I-15 crash: 7 people are dead and several more injured after sandstorm leads to multiple crashes – CNN