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Separate accidents send two people to the hospital with serious injuries

Apr 28, 2022, 8:03 PM
A pair of separate accidents Thursday sent two people to area hospitals. Photo credit: Kaysville Fi...
A pair of separate accidents Thursday sent two people to area hospitals. Photo credit: Kaysville Fire Department

KAYSVILLE, Utah — A pair of separate accidents Thursday sent two people to area hospitals.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, a vehicle was traveling northbound on I-15 near the 200 North exit in Kaysville when it went off to the right side of the highway for an unknown reason. 

The UHP says the vehicle traveled off shoulder for a distance before it hit an embankment. The vehicle also hit a pillar of the 200 North structure. 

According to the UHP, the adult male driver was airlifted to an area hospital in serious condition. However, the injuries were not considered to be life-threatening, the UHP says. 

The incident is under investigation.

Auto-pedestrian collision

Salt Lake Police responded to an auto-pedestrian collision Thursday morning.

The incident happened at 180 West 1300 South. Police say the individual crossing at 1300 South was not in a crosswalk.

The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital, according to police. 

The driver remained on scene and was cooperative with police.

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