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Police: Pedestrian killed in two-car crash near Sand Hollow State Park

Feb 9, 2024, 8:43 PM | Updated: Feb 11, 2024, 4:12 pm

FILE PHOTO: Utah Highway Patrol...

FILE PHOTO: Utah Highway Patrol

ST. GOERGE — A pedestrian was killed in a crash involving two cars in Sand Hollow State Park Friday night.

Utah Highway Patrol Cpl. Quincy Breuer told KSL the crash happened on state Route 7 near milepost 13.

Breuer said the pedestrian sustained fatal injuries. He did not have information about the drivers or how the crash happened.

According to the Department of Public Safety, a pickup truck pulling a trailer was traveling southwest on the highway when a pedestrian crossed the road in front of it. The pedestrian was struck by the the truck and then by a vehicle which was traveling in the opposite direction.

The DPS says the male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.


This is a breaking news story and will be updated when more information is provided.

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Police: Pedestrian killed in two-car crash near Sand Hollow State Park