Man hit, killed on I-15 after leaving nearby hospital

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LAYTON, Utah – A man was killed after an auto-pedestrian accident on I-15 in Layton Thursday.

Utah Highway Patrol officials said the accident occurred sometime after 6 p.m. on southbound I-15 near Antelope Drive.

Officials later identified the victim as 29-year-old James W. Flynn of Syracuse.

UHP officials said Flynn was at nearby Davis Medical Center before he left, climbed a fence and ran onto the freeway.

FOX 13 News will have more information as it becomes available.