Update: Officials with the Unified Police Department have identified the man killed in Wednesday nights fatal crash as Adam Lea Simpson, age 41, of Murray.


MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4 News) – Police are investigating a motorcycle crash in Millcreek that claimed the life of a 41-year-old man.

Unified Police say the crash happened Wednesday night on 3300 South and 3040 East when the man was traveling at a high rate of speed on his bullet bike and hit a car that was making a left-hand turn.

The man died at the scene and the driver of the car suffered minor injuries.

Police tell ABC4 News the motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet and believe speed was a factor in the crash.

The man’s name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

This was one of two deadly motorcycle crashes reported Thursday night. Another motorcyclist died in West Jordan.