Motorcyclist killed in crash on I-84 in Weber Canyon
Jul 15, 2023, 8:29 PM | Updated: Jul 17, 2023, 10:45 pm
(Utah Highway Patrol)
MORGAN COUNTY, Utah — The Utah Highway Patrol confirmed a motorcyclist was killed in a crash on Interstate 84 in Weber Canyon Saturday evening.
The crash tied up traffic for several hours.
Trooper Quincey Breuer with the Utah Highway Patrol said a motorcycle and Porsche were eastbound on I-84 near mile marker 92 at approximately 7:10 p.m.
The motorcycle did not stay in its lane on a curve and collided with the Porsche. The motorcycle rider was thrown and fatally injured Breuer said.
Both directions of the Interstate were closed. A Utah Department of Transportation traffic camera showed by 9 p.m. the traffic started to crawl through the area.
Breuer did not release any other information on the incident.
On Monday, police identified the motorist as 39-year-old Travis Reed of Washington Terrace, Weber County.