South Jordan man killed in motorcycle wreck on I-15 identified

Posted at 9:45 PM, Apr 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-10 11:21:45-04

SALT LAKE CITY – The westbound ramp from I-15 North to SR-201 is back open after a motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries in a crash Sunday night.

Officials identified the victim as 48-year-old John Unker from South Jordan.

The Utah Department of Public Safety stated the SR-201 westbound ramp from the northbound collector is closed as they investigate the deadly crash.

Officials say a man in his 40s traveling on a motorcycle collided with a wall on the side of the highway. The motorcyclist was killed in the crash.

The incident did not involve any other vehicles and no injuries beyond the fatality have been reported.