According to West Valley Police Lt. Dalan Taylor, 60-year-old Chris Larsen of West Valley was crossing 2700 West at the intersection with 4270 South, a residential side street.
Taylor said Larsen was walking to work at a nearby Ream's Grocery Store when he was hit. Taylor said Larsen was wearing dark clothing while the light was still low and that there wasn't a crosswalk at the intersection. Larsen added that pedestrians are allowed to cross at intersection with or without crosswalks. The collision happened at about 6:45 a.m. Larsen died at the scene.
Police did not issue a citation to the driver at the scene, but Taylor said the crash is still under investigation.
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