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Woman in critical condition after being hit by car in West Jordan

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Posted at 7:15 AM, Sep 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-27 12:35:36-04

WEST JORDAN, Utah — A woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a truck in West Jordan Thursday morning.

The crash occurred in the area of 7800 South and 2700 West, closing westbound lanes of 7800 South in the area.

As of around 9:40 a.m. Thursday, that road closure has been lifted.

Officer Scott List with West Jordan Police said the crash occurred around 6:30 a.m. as a truck driver and his wife, who are from Idaho Falls, were attempting to turn around a semi.

The woman got out of the vehicle to stop traffic while her husband maneuvered the truck, and as she was attempting to do so she was struck by a pickup truck.

The woman is in critical condition.

Fox 13 News will update this story as more details emerge.