One critically injured after car hits pedestrian in Magna

Posted at 9:06 PM, Oct 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-02 00:06:01-04


MAGNA, Utah — A man is in extremely critical condition Saturday night after a crash involving a pedestrian and a vehicle.

Lt. Brian Lohrke, Unified Police Department, said the crash occurred in the area of 3500 South and 8400 West. Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident just before 9 p.m.

Police at the scene said the 42-year-old man was crossing the street in dark clothing and in an area where there is not a crosswalk. He was taken to a hospital in extremely critical condition after being struck by a car.

The driver of the car remained at the scene.

Fox 13 News has a crew at the scene, and we will update this story as more details emerge.