UPDATED: Motorcyclist tumbled downhill, killed in West Valley City crash

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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.

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