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Police: Man likely suffered medical condition before sideswiping semi

Kristin Murphy, KSL

Police: Man likely suffered medical condition before sideswiping semi

By Pat Reavy, Deseret News | Posted - Jul. 5, 2018 at 12:16 p.m.


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SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City police believe a 75-year-old man likely suffered a medical episode before side swiping a semitrailer Thursday morning.

The incident happened about 9:15 a.m. near 500 N. Redwood Road. Witnesses told police that the man was slumped over his steering wheel before he hit the semi. He was transported to a local hospital in extremely critical condition and was not expected to survive.

The man's name was not immediately released.

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