WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC4) – A man has died in a motorcycle crash in West Valley City Friday evening.
The victim has been identified as 51-year-old Napoleon Sanchez-Guizada from West Valley City.
The crash happened around 8 P.M. on SR-201.
According to the Utah Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist was traveling Eastbound SR-201 when they crashed as they took the on-ramp to SR-201.
Police say the motorcycle left the roadway towards a grassy area between the northbound and southbound exits and tumbled down a hill before stopping.
The victim was travelling at a high rate of speed when he tumbled down, police believe.
Despite wearing the proper safety gear, the victim was found dead at the scene, according to police.