1 critically injured in rollover on I-80 near Park City; eastbound lanes closed

1 critically injured in rollover on I-80 near Park City; eastbound lanes closed

A rollover on I-80 near Park City sent one person to the hospital with critical injuries and closed eastbound traffic Friday afternoon. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News)

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PARK CITY — One person was transported to the hospital with critical injuries and “multiple patients” were involved in a rollover on westbound I-80 near Lambs Canyon Road near Park City on Friday afternoon.

The crash, reported at around 7 p.m., required the assistance of Park City Fire Department’s medic engine, an ambulance, United Fire Authority and Utah Highway Patrol, officials said.

According to UDOT’s traffic website after 8 p.m. all eastbound lanes of I-80 are closed, as is the left lane of westbound I-80. The estimated clearance time is 11 p.m.

The cause of the crash and the severity of all injuries have not been released.

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