Fatal crash occurs on I-80
June 5, 2013
A fatal crash occurred on Interstate 80 westbound last night at 7:02 p.m. near Lamb’s Canyon. The victim has been identified as Anthony R. Watt, 57, of West Valley City, according to Utah Highway Patrol Cpl. Todd Johnson.
Watt was driving a silver Dodge pickup and was reportedly driving aggressively. The pickup veered off the Interstate to the left, entering a 20-foot wide opening between the median concrete barriers. Watt’s vehicle then launched over the main flow of Lamb’s Canyon and crashed on the adjacent side of the structure, according to the Utah Department of Public Safety’s website. Watt was declared dead at the scene.