UTAH COUNTY, UT. (THECOUNT) — Patasha Adams, of Herriman, Utah, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday fatal vehicle crash in Utah County.

“Tasha” Adams, 42, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Provo Wednesday morning.


According to reports, Adams was operating a vehicle on Interstate 15 near the Center Street exit in Provo, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle exited the roadway around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then came into contact with a barrier wall and went airborne before rolling down an embankment.

Adams, who had ties to Louisiana, was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Utah County is a county in the U.S. state of Utah. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 516,564, thus making it Utah’s second-most populous county. The county seat and largest city is Provo, which is the state’s third-largest city – Wikipedia.