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Police Identify Clearfield Woman Killed In Auto-Pedestrian Crash

Dec 19, 2019, 8:50 AM | Updated: Dec 20, 2019, 1:40 pm
Crews work to clear the scene of an auto-pedestrian crash in Clearfield on Dec. 19, 2019. The victi...
Crews work to clear the scene of an auto-pedestrian crash in Clearfield on Dec. 19, 2019. The victim later died from her injuries. (Photo: UDOT)
(Photo: UDOT)

CLEARFIELD, Utah – One person died Thursday after an auto-pedestrian crash near a freeway offramp, authorities said.

Clearfield Police Assistant Chief Devin Rogers said the crash happened at 6:41 in the area of 700 South and I-15.

“When officers and medical personnel arrived on scene they found a 20-year-old female pedestrian in critical condition,” according to a statement from the Clearfield Police Department.

Police said the woman, identified as Calista Taylor, 20, of Clearfield, had been hit by a pick-up truck.

She was transported to a nearby hospital where she later died of her injuries, Rogers said.

The driver of the truck stayed on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

“There are pedestrian crossings at this intersection and officers are working to identify if the collision occurred within a crossing,” according to the CPD statement.

No charges have been filed. Authorities are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact Clearfield police at 801-525-2806.

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Police Identify Clearfield Woman Killed In Auto-Pedestrian Crash