A person was struck by a automotive and killed whereas crossing Sundown Blvd. in St. George on Wednesday, in keeping with police.
The person, described as a male in his 60s, appeared to have been crossing the busy roadway utilizing an unmarked crosswalk from the nook of 1300 West earlier than 7 a.m. when he was hit by an eastbound four-door sedan, in keeping with a launch from the SGPD.
The driving force of the car, 23-year-old Melvin Garcia Gomez, was arrested and charged with a third-degree felony rely of vehicle murder, together with failure to yield to a pedestrian and having by no means obtained a driver’s license. The felony cost was associated to the outcomes of a DUI investigation, in keeping with the discharge.