Police said there were 78 head of cattle in the trailer. At least three died and several more were injured. The driver of the truck was shaken up but was doing well and did not go to a hospital.
A Utah Highway Patrol trooper happened to be on the side of the road at the time for another incident and was able to respond immediately. Heavy machinery was brought in to cut into the semi and rescue the cattle.
Read more: http://bit.ly/V52vDl
Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.