Pedestrian dies after being hit by truck while jaywalking

Published: Friday, Oct. 5 2012 11:00 p.m. MDT

SALT LAKE CITY — A man hit by a pickup while jaywalking died Friday night at University Hospital, police said.

The accident occurred at 351 S. 400 West. The man was hit by a northbound pickup truck. He was transported to the hospital in extremely critical condition and was declared dead at the hospital.

The man's identity has not been released. Updates will be posted as they become available.

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