Man hit by semitruck, killed near Moab
Nov 25, 2023, 8:58 PM | Updated: Nov 26, 2023, 10:33 am
MOAB — The Utah Highway Patrol says one person is dead following an auto-pedestrian collision Saturday evening near Moab.
Trooper Luis Silva with UHP told KSL TV that a man wearing dark clothing believed to be in his 50s, was walking along US-191 near milepost 137 about eight miles north of Moab. A semitruck hit him around 6:20 p.m.
The UHP says the victim died as a result of his injuries.
The driver of the semi has been cooperative with the investigation.
One lane of the northbound portion of US-191 was closed as a result of the crash. The southbound lanes remained open.