SLC, UT – Update: Ryan Conrad Kidrick Arrested in Fatal Michael Westover IncidentUtah Legal News
Salt Lake City, UT (April 3, 2019) – On April 3, Salt Lake City Police announced that they made an arrest in the fatal hit-and-run incident that claimed the life of Michael Crosby Westover on March 9.
On March 9, just after 11:50 p.m., Michael Crosby Westover was crossing the street during a green crosswalk light with another individual near 3300 South Main Street.
The driver of a dark-colored Chevy Trailblazer struck Mr. Westover as well as the individual who he was with. The driver fled the scene of the collision. According to police, 41-year-old Ryan Conrad Kidrick has been identified as the driver of the Trailblazer.
Our warmest condolences go out to the Westover family.
This is an update to a previous story posted here.
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