UPDATE: Police have confirmed the man critically injured in an auto-pedestrian crash on Wednesday has died.
According to Roxeanne Vainuku, West Valley City Police, Seth Baldwin, 21, succumbed to his injuries on Saturday after being struck while in a crosswalk at 4100 South 3200 West around 3:45 p.m.
Baldwin suffered a head injury and had been in a coma since the incident.
Vainuku said Baldwin was in a crosswalk but was crossing against the light when he was struck.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – A young man is in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle Wednesday.
The incident happened near 4100 South and 3200 West in West Valley, according to police.
The young man, who police estimated to be in his late teens or early 20s, was in a crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound on 4100 South.
Police say it is possible the teen was trying to catch a bus when he was hit by the car.
The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with police.
Police said he suffered some head trauma. The victim reportedly underwent emergency surgery and is currently in a coma.
Officers are still investigating the incident to ascertain what exactly happened.
This is a developing story. Updates will be posted as they become available.
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