One dead in motorcycle crash in SLC

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SALT LAKE CITY — A man died Tuesday afternoon in a motorcycle crash in the Glendale neighborhood.

The crash occurred around 4:15 at 4446 W 1730 S. Det. Greg Wilking, a public information officer for the Salt Lake City Police Department, said the motorcycle was traveling westbound and a semi-trailer was traveling eastbound just before the crash.

“That truck began to turn into a business out here. The motorcycle impacted the side of that truck,” Wilking said.

Wednesday, police identified the man as 44-year-old Roger Perue.


  • boom

    pay attention people. i saw a girl on her cellphone almost kill a man on a motorcycle off of 11400 s this morning

  • The Last Conservative

    Was he wearing a helmet? If not, well, I think this guy needs a Darwin award…

  • deepak patel

    That is true! I heard him speeding throughout the day (some people in our facility caught a glimpse of the rider) I however didn’t but he was on our road periodically yesterday

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