70-Year-Old Woman Seriously Injured in Duchesne County Pedestrian Accident at 300 West and 200 North
Duchesne County, Utah (September 17, 2019) – An elementary school crossing guard was seriously injured in a pedestrian accident Thursday morning in Duchesne County, according to a local news source.
The accident took place around 7:50 a.m. September 12, at 300 West and 200 North, near Kings Peak Elementary School.
Police said a 16-year-old was driving a sedan when they failed to yield to the crossing and hit the 70-year-old woman, who was escorting a child.
The impact threw the woman several feet.
The victim sustained serious head and leg injuries.
The child was uninjured in the crash.
Police said early morning sun might have been a factor in the accident.
Charges are pending.
An investigation is underway.
We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.
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