St. George, UT- Young Biker Injured By Pickup Truck On Dixie DrUtah Legal News
St. George, UT (April 20, 2019) In the early afternoon on April 19th a boy was hit by a large pickup truck as he was riding his bike southbound down Dixie Drive by a veterinary clinic.
According to authorities, the driver did not see the boy, or his friend, riding toward him as he was leaving the parking lot. The young boy was transported to a local area hospital for evaluation and treatment.
Authorities stated that the boy was conscious and breathing at the scene. No citations have been issued as of this time. The investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the young man and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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