Update: Police ID man fatally injured in St. George auto-pedestrian accident

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ST. GEORGE, Utah, March 10, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Police have identified a man fatally injured early Sunday morning when he was struck by a vehicle near 700 East and 100 South in St. George.

The deceased man is Jeremy Bartlett, 42, St. George police officials confirmed Tuesday.

“It happened about 2 a.m. Sunday. The pedestrian was not in a crosswalk, and he was in a dark part of the road,” St. George Police Public Information Officer Tiffany Atkin told Gephardt Daily Monday evening. “The driver just didn’t see him.”

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Atkin said witnesses told the investigating officers that the vehicle had a green light and wasn’t speeding.

Bartlett was transported in extremely critical condition to the hospital, where he later passed away.

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