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FOX 13 Utah
AAA expects hundreds of thousands to hit highways as total solar eclipse approaches500,000 people. AAA also said all the hotels and rental cars have been checked
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
500,000 people. AAA also said all the hotels and rental cars have been checked out in the city and surrounding areas. The Utah Department of Transportation said their projected numbers for vehicles are guesses from the traffic engineers, because... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Family of teen hit, killed in Syracuse says new crosswalk not enough to keep kids safeto cross the street. The flashing lights activate and flash until the person ha
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
to cross the street. The flashing lights activate and flash until the person has reached the other side of the road. The Utah Department of Transportation said the new crosswalk was not in response to Kilburn’s death, but instead a project... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Heavy traffic expected along I-15 for solar eclipse travelersSALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation urges drivers to prepare
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation urges drivers to prepare for heavy delays throughout the state as travelers from across the western U.S. drive to Idaho and Wyoming to view the solar eclipse on August 21. UDOT expects as many... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Numerous I-215 and I-15 construction projects happening this weekendSALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation wants the public to be a
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 11 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation wants the public to be aware of construction projects that start this weekend in Salt Lake, Davis and Weber Counties. According to UDOT spokesman John Gleason, the projects with the biggest... Read more
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Deseret News
Who writes the clever road warnings that appear over Utah's highways?counsel on the signs — witty, jarring or wise — is the work of a dedicated and
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
counsel on the signs — witty, jarring or wise — is the work of a dedicated and comedic group of about 10 staffers from the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) and the Zero Fatalities driver safety campaign. They gather monthly for 90 minutes... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Ramp from eastbound 3500 South to northbound I-215 closed through Septemberof closures along I-215 took effect Sunday as the ramp from eastbound 3500 Sout
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 15 days ago
of closures along I-215 took effect Sunday as the ramp from eastbound 3500 South to Northbound I-215 was blocked off. The Utah Department of Transportation is making improvements to I-215 in the area, and the ramp from NB I-215 to WB 3500 South is... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Crash forces lane closures on Bangerter Hwy.SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — Three lanes on a stretch of Bangerter Highway have been cl
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 17 days ago
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — Three lanes on a stretch of Bangerter Highway have been closed Friday afternoon due to a crash. The Utah Department of Transportation reports the closure is affecting lanes near South Jordan Parkway (10600 S). Both northbound... Read more
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Deseret News
Authorities identify woman killed in Deweyville motorcycle crashraising awareness for people who ride motorcycles and to always watch out for t
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
raising awareness for people who ride motorcycles and to always watch out for them," the GoFundMe description stated. The Utah Department of Transportation on Monday displayed a message reading "Motorcyclists should be seen not hurt" on its... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Self-driving, zero pollution cars are coming to Utah. Can the state handle it?project. But stakeholders in infrastructure development are intrigued. Joining
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 25 days ago
project. But stakeholders in infrastructure development are intrigued. Joining lawmakers on Thursday’s tour were Utah Department of Transportation Executive Director Carlos Braceras and Utah Transit Authority CEO Jerry Benson. “Upfront... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
One dead after driver fleeing police crashes into oncoming traffic; US 89/91 closed near Wellsvillepolice crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a semi-truck at
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 26 days ago
police crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a semi-truck at the mouth of Sardine Canyon Wednesday. The Utah Department of Transportation states US 89/91 is closed near Wellsville as a result of the crash, and drivers should use... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Deaths on Utah roads down over Pioneer day weekend compared to last yearSALT LAKE COUNTY – The Utah Department of Transportation reported three deaths
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 27 days ago
SALT LAKE COUNTY – The Utah Department of Transportation reported three deaths on Utah roads over the Pioneer Day holiday weekend. A motorcycle crash in Midvale claimed one life and a head-on crash in Duchesne claimed two others. That’s compared to... Read more
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Deseret News
Salt Lake company brings tracking technology to solve movement problemsHe told me over an hour and a half conversation that Utah has one of the best t
Deseret News / Posted 28 days ago
He told me over an hour and a half conversation that Utah has one of the best transportation systems in the nation, (the Utah Department of Transportation) is considered a pioneer in innovation, we have sensors on a lot of traffic lights and,... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UDOT worker seriously injured in crash involving semi truckSUMMIT COUNTY, Utah – A Utah Department of Transportation worker has been serio
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 1 months ago
SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah – A Utah Department of Transportation worker has been seriously injured in a crash involving a semi truck in Jeremy Ranch Thursday. Officials said UDOT employee Morgan McCarthey was hurt while inspecting a bridge. Utah Highway... Read more

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