Man, 39, dead after West Haven snowplow, pedestrian crash

WEST HAVEN, UT – A crash between a pedestrian and a snowplow left one dead early Wednesday morning. 

The collision happened around 3:30 a.m. on the 1900 block of West Commerce Drive, on the southbound lanes, DPS revealed. The pedestrian was walking when he was struck by a “privately owned” snowplow. 

Officials said the pedestrian, an unidentified 39-year-old man, was sent to a hospital, where he succumbed to fatal injuries. 

Commerce Drive closed for a few hours, and all travel lanes have reopened since. 

Our newsroom will post additional information as it becomes available. 

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