Man critical following auto-pedestrian accident in Magna

Published: Sunday, Sept. 23 2012 9:00 a.m. MDT

MAGNA — A 21-year-old man was in critical condition early Sunday after being hit by a car while crossing the street.

The man, whose name was not immediatley available pending notification of family, had just gotten off work at Carl's Jr. and was crossing "into on-coming traffic" at 3500 South and 8000 just before 12:30 a.m., said Unified police detective Levi Hughes.

While crossing, the man was hit by a 19-year-old female driver, Hughes said, who reporteldy did not see him.

The accident remained under investigation Sunday.

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