Man, 45, dead after pedestrian crash in Layton

LAYTON, UT – A person’s life was claimed in a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash on the southbound lanes of Antelope Drive Wednesday. 

The collision occurred after 7 p.m., Gephardt Daily reported. 

The driver was said to have gone 25 mph, and the pedestrian was wearing dark, non-reflective clothing and walked in between street lights, which means visibility could have been a contributing factor in the collision. 

Officials did not specify what kind of truck the driver drove but said upon impact, the pedestrian, a 45-year-old man, was hit and fell to the side of the vehicle. 

The man was hospitalized, where he later succumbed to fatal injuries. 

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Kevin Swenson was raised in Bountiful, Utah, and is a co-founding partner of Swenson & Shelley. After graduating from Bountiful High School, Kevin attended business school at Westminster College.