2 teens in hospital after hit by car in Taylorsville

Posted at 10:00 PM, Jul 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-27 19:01:28-04

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah -- Two teens, ages 15 and 16, are in the hospital after they were hit by a car in Taylorsville, Tuesday night.

The 15-year-old girl is in critical condition and the 16-year-old is in fair condition.

Officers said the girls were walking in a crosswalk at the intersection of 1365 W. 4800 S., when they were hit by a vehicle traveling east at about 9:15 p.m.

Authorities said this may be a case of distracted driving; the driver is cooperating with police.

The accident is under investigation.