Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Traffic accident closes TRAX in Salt Lake City
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

An car accident in downtown Salt Lake City Tuesday afternoon temporarily closed a TRAX line.

The accident happened about 2:08 p.m. when two cars collided near the intersection of 200 West and South Temple, according to Salt Lake City Detective Dennis McGowan. The cars were blocking the TRAX line in the area, McGowan said.

A 60-year-old man was transported to a hospital in serious condition. He was the only person transported with injuries.

Utah Transit Authority spokesman Remi Barron said the accident blocked the green and blue lines until about 3:15 p.m. The accident did not involved any TRAX trains and delays were solely due to debris on the tracks, Barron added.

jdalrymple@sltrib.com

Twitter: @jimmycdii

Article Tools

 Print Friendly
Photos
 
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Login to the Electronic Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.