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West High School students credited with saving man’s life after crash in Salt Lake City

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Several West High students are being credited with saving a man’s life who crashed after suffering a possible medical condition Tuesday. 

According to Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Nick Street, the crash happened just before 3 p.m. at 600 North and the Interstate 15 on-ramp when a car drove through the median, crossed lanes, hit a concrete barrier, and rolled onto its top. 

The man did not have a pulse when the students who saw the crash responded to help. Those students performed CPR on the man and are being credited with saving his life. 

The man was transported to the hospital in critical condition. 

Troopers investigating the crash would like to get statements from the students that performed CPR on the driver. If you know them or hear who they might have been, troopers would like them to call UHP dispatch at 801.887.3800. 

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