Man dies after rollover crash near SLC airport; police investigating
Jul 14, 2022, 4:25 PM | Updated: Jul 15, 2022, 9:38 am
(Salt Lake City Police Department)
SALT LAKE CITY — A man died Thursday after he was involved in a single-vehicle rollover crash near the Salt Lake City International Airport.
The incident happened near 4000 West 2100 North just before 2 p.m.
Officials with the Salt Lake City Police Department said life-saving measures were administered, but the driver, who was the only occupant in the car, was pronounced dead on scene.
Our detectives with the Crash Analysis Reconstruction (CAR) Team are investigating a rollover crash that killed a man.
— Salt Lake City Police (@slcpd) July 14, 2022
“Based on the preliminary information, detectives believe the driver lost control of his car while traveling westbound on 2100 North. The car left the road and rolled several times before coming to a stop a long distance away. Speed likely played a factor in the crash, but the investigation is in the early stages,” a press release from the Salt Lake City Police Department stated Thursday afternoon.
Police said this crash marks the 17th traffic-related fatality in Salt Lake City for 2022.
The victim was identified on Friday as 70-year-old Norman Brent Stevenson.