SAFETY

Pedestrian hit by two cars in fatal accident

Jan 28, 2022, 7:45 AM | Updated: 10:49 am
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SLCPD at the scene of a fatal auto-pedestrian accident. Photo: Derek Peterson, KSL TV

SALT LAKE CITY — A pedestrian was hit by two cars Friday morning in Salt Lake City. The individual died from injuries. 

Salt Lake City Police are investigating a fatal crash in which a pedestrian was hit by two vehicles. The accident took place near the intersection of 800 South 900 West in Salt Lake City.

The investigation started at 6:49 a.m. Officers attempted to provide life-saving efforts, but the victim died on scene. Both of the involved drivers cooperated with the investigation. 

Salt Lake police reported the accident is the first traffic-related fatality for the city in 2022. 

Officers with the Salt Lake City Police Department closed 800 south from 900 West to Jeremy Street. They announced in a tweet the closure could possibly be expanded. 

No information about the individual who died in the auto-pedestrian accident has been released at this time. 

This story is developing and will be updated. 

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