Man hospitalized after getting struck by hit-and-run driver in West Valley City

SALT LAKE COUNTY, UT – A man in his 40s was critically injured after he was struck by a car in West Valley City Tuesday. 

The collision happened before 8:45 am on Redwood Road, KSL TV reported. The man in his 40s was crossing the street and was hit by a car. 

The driver of the car did not render aid and immediately fled the scene. 

Police have not found the driver as of yet. 

The pedestrian sustained head trauma. His current condition is unknown. 

The crash is under investigation by police. 

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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.