Roads closed, man found dead in the Avenues after smoking meth

Posted at 7:55 AM, Sep 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-01 09:55:00-04

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Officials are asking drivers to find an alternate route after a man was found dead in the street after smoking meth in the Avenues early Tuesday morning.

Police said the 34-year-old man and his girlfriend were smoking meth when the man got out of the car and the girlfriend later found him unresponsive.

Authorities have closed Chandler Dr. at 1180 E. at this time.

Police said the death is not suspicious and there are no signs of foul play.