Police seek vehicle in fatal hit-and-run motorcycle crash in SLC

Posted at 4:58 PM, Sep 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-13 22:14:23-04


SALT LAKE CITY – Authorities are searching for a vehicle connected to a fatal motorcycle accident in downtown Salt Lake City, Tuesday afternoon.

At about 4:30 p.m., officers responded to 200 South and 300 West on a report of a motorcycle crash. When they arrived on scene they found a motorcyclist injured. He was taken to an area hospital where he later died.

Authorities are now looking for a vehicle described as a black 1996 Toyota Corolla that they believe was involved in the accident.

According to a tweet from Salt Lake City police, the car has a Utah license plate of W013JC with possible damage to the passenger side.

Anyone with information is asked to call Salt Lake City police at 801-799-3000.