Car hits pedestrian trying to cross State Street in SLC

Auto-pedestrian collision. (Photo: Jeremy Harris)

(KUTV) – Crash investigators say a person is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Salt Lake City Tuesday night.

Dispatch received calls of the crash just after 9 p.m. near 1700 South State Street.

According to Salt Lake City Police, the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk when they were hit by a blue Honda Civic.

Paramedics transported the pedestrian to the hospital. The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with police, according to investigators.

Portions of State Street were closed for a few hours but have since reopened.

Salt Lake City Police officials told 2News the driver is not expected to face charges.

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