Woman critically injured in auto-pedestrian accident near University of Utah

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Sept. 28, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — A woman was critically injured in an auto-pedestrian accident on Salt Lake City’s eastside on Saturday morning.

The accident happened at 6:46 a.m. at the intersection of Foothill Drive and Wakara Way, Lt. Brett Olsen, Salt Lake City Police Department, confirmed to Gephardt Daily.

The 60-year-old victim was transported to the U of U Hospital, Olsen said. Her name has not been released, nor have details on her injuries.

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The driver who struck the woman remained at the scene, and is cooperating with police, Olsen said.

The Crash Analysis Reconstruction Team, also known as a CART team, was called in to investigate and document the scene.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is made available.

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