Chinese tourist dies in motorcycle crash near Tremonton

Posted at 4:55 PM, Aug 20, 2012

TREMONTON, Utah — A  42-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon.

The man was part of a Chinese tour group and was riding southbound on Interstate 15 outside of Tremonton when the accident happened at around 12:15 p.m.  

Utah Highway Patrol says that the victim, Bin Gu, was riding in the back of the tour group when he lost control of his 2012 Harley Davidson. Troopers say Gu drove into the median, hit the barrier cable and was thrown from his bike .

He was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.