NEWS - "Police Investigating Auto-Ped Accident"


Tremonton, July 19, 2022 - Photo by John Hurley

TREMONTON - By Ellen Cook, Headliner Media Specialist, July 20, 2022


An accident on Tremonton's Main Street Tuesday afternoon, July 19, sent a pedestrian to the hospital and has police still investigating the cause.


Acting Tremonton Garland Police Chief Brian Crockett said the injured pedestrian, a male in his 20s, was crossing the street at 100 W. Main when he was struck by a female driver headed eastbound.


The man was transported by ambulance to Bear River Valley Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries and released later that evening.


Crockett said a search warrant was activated after impairment of the driver was suspected. A blood sample was taken and have been submitted for testing.


"We will take appropriate action once we get those results," he said.