Layton man walking on I-15 killed after being hit by car near Kaysville

KAYSVILLE, Utah – A man who was walking on Interstate 15 near Kaysville has died after he was hit by a car.

The Utah Highway Patrol said a woman driving with her daughter going southbound hit 24-year-old Cody C. Ashment, of Layton, as he was running across I-15 between Layton Parkway and 200 N. at about 10:30 p.m.

Authorities have not said why he was running across the highway.

Troopers said the driver showed no signs of impairment.

They said the man was wearing dark clothing.