ST. GEORGE – St. George Police Department has confirmed that one of the pedestrians involved in an accident Monday morning on Dixie Drive has died.
Shortly after 9 a.m., one vehicle rear-ended another on Dixie Drive. The impacted car then veered off the road and onto the sidewalk, hitting a husband-and-wife couple passing by. One of the pedestrians was transported by Life Flight to Intermountain Southwest Region’s Dixie Regional Medical Center in critical condition, while the other was taken by ambulance in serious condition.
The drivers of the vehicles involved received minor injuries and did not require medical transport.
St. George Police Officer Derek Lewis confirmed one of the pedestrians passed away as of 2:30 p.m. Monday.
He said additional information concerning the accident and the victims may be made available Tuesday. For now the investigation into the incident continues.
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