UPDATE (8/20/2020) – Troopers have idenified the motorcyclish who died in a crash on SR 167 in Huntsville as Joseph D. Blattel, 19, of Las Vegas, Nevada.

No additional details were released.


HUNTSVILLE, Utah (ABC4 News) – A motorcyclist died after a crash on State Route 167 in Huntsville Sunday afternoon.

According to UHP Sgt. Nick Street, the crash happened around 3:40 p.m. at milepost 9 on Trappers Loop road when the rider was traveling southbound and failed to negotiate a curve, crossed lanes, left the roadway and then struck a guardrail.

The impact threw the rider over the guardrail and down the embankment. The rider was flown to the hospital where he died.

The man’s identity has not yet been released. Street said he was wearing a helmet and wearing protective gear at the time of the crash.