Trucker dies in 23-vehicle pileup on I-80 in Utah


A truck driver is said to have died and 16 other people were injured Monday morning in a large pileup on I-80 at mile marker 172 near Echo Junction in Utah.

Utah police say some 23 vehicles — mostly tractor-trailers — were involved in the pileup.

The Utah Highway Patrol identified the trucker who was killed as 61-year-old Oscar Longoria of Barling, Missouri.

No cause for the pileup was given.