Man critically injured after being hit by car while crossing I-80

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – A man is in critical condition after being struck by a car while crossing I-80 early Sunday morning. 

According to Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Tara Wahlberg, the incident happened at about 1:45 a.m. when a man crossing the freeway was struck by a car traveling towards the North Temple exit. 

The man was taken to the hospital in critical condition. A current update on his condition was not immediately made available. 

Wahlberg said they are still uncertain why the man was walking near the freeway. An update will be provided once more information is released. 

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