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A video shows a semitruck sideswiping a snowplow in Spanish Fork Canyon, forcing it across oncoming traffic and over a 300-foot embankment. State highway officials hope it will finally convince more drivers not to try to pass plows. Terry Jacobson, …

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    Updated Jan 03 2017 11:00 pm   |     |   Share

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