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SLCPD Investigating Deadly Crash
SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department is investigating a deadly crash near the intersection of 800 South and 900 West.
This investigation started at 6:49 a.m. when SLC911 received information about a pedestrian being hit by at least two vehicles at the above listed address.
Officers arrived on scene and located the victim, an adult male, and attempted to provide immediate life-saving efforts but the victim died on scene.
Both involved drivers remained at the scene and are cooperating with the investigation.
No arrests have been made.
This is the city’s first fatal traffic-related fatality for 2022.
The identity of the victim and his age are not being released pending next of kin notifications.
The Crash Analysis Reconstruction (CAR) Team and SLCPD Crime Lab technicians responded to the scene.
The CAR Team is a multi-jurisdictional crash team that investigates crashes involving serious physical injuries or death. Members of the CAR Team receive specialized training in collision examination, speed analysis, vehicle dynamics, occupant kinematics, scene photography, surveying equipment, crash scene mapping, evidence collection and computer aided drawing programs.
The CAR Team includes law enforcement from the Salt Lake City Police Department and several other Salt Lake Valley law enforcement agencies.
Three photos from the scene are being released.
No other details are being released at this time.
Anyone with additional information about this crash, should call 801-799-3000 and reference case 22–16425.