Man dies 2 days after being hit by SUV in St. George

A man died on Friday, two days after being hit by a vehicle in St. George, police said.

A man died on Friday, two days after being hit by a vehicle in St. George, police said. (Ravell Call, Deseret News)



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ST. GEORGE — A man died on Friday, two days after being hit by a vehicle in St. George, police said.

Michael Lynn Dalton, 60, was crossing the street from a gas station about 6:45 p.m. when he was struck by an SUV driving west at 1600 W. Sunset Boulevard, St. George Police Sgt. Tyrell Bangerter said in a news release.

Dalton was taken to St. George Regional Hospital with "significant" injuries.

The driver of the SUV stayed on scene and cooperated with the investigation, Bangerter said, adding that "any charges, if applicable, are pending the completion of the investigation."

"We extend our deepest sympathies to the family of Michael Dalton on his passing," the sergeant added.

Dalton had been living in St. George but was a native of Garfield County, Bangerter said.

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