MOTORCYCLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MOTORCYCLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Clearfield woman dies in motorcycle crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361918-78/woman-crash-findlay-clearfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361918-78/woman-crash-findlay-clearfield.html.csp">Clearfield woman dies in motorcycle crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T22:35:44.018-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Clearfield woman died Monday in a motorcycle crash on Weber County’s northbound Trapper’s Loop Road. The 28-year-old woman apparently was catching up with a group of fellow motorcyclists at the time of the crash, said Weber County Sheriff’s Sgt. Lane Findlay. Some witnesses reported that she “was traveling at a very high rate of speed,” Findlay said. At 12:13 p.m., she wound up losing control of her Yamaha bullet bike on a corner and crashed near mile marker 8.7, Findlay said. Though she had ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58361918@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:35:44 MDT One dead, two injured in Kearns motorcycle crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58331047-78/hoyal-motorcycle-sant-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58331047-78/hoyal-motorcycle-sant-crash.html.csp">One dead, two injured in Kearns motorcycle crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T21:15:47.064-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 09:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Sandy woman died and a man was critically injured Saturday night in a three-vehicle crash in Kearns. Karen Sant, 24, was a passenger on a Yamaha bullet bike that was going north on 5600 West, said Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal. About 10:46 p.m., a southbound Chevy Cruise turned at the 6200 South intersection, to go east, turning in front of a northbound Pontiac Grand Am that was ahead of the motorcycle, Hoyal said. Moments after the Chevy and the Pontiac crashed, the motorcycle collided wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58331047@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:15:47 MDT Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Salt Lake County crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304572-78/hoyal-motorcycle-rider-4500.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304572-78/hoyal-motorcycle-rider-4500.html.csp">Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Salt Lake County crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T22:08:54.324-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcycle rider suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday in Taylorsville. The crash happened about 6 p.m. near 4500 S. Atherton Drive (about 1100 West). A 24-year-old man riding a Suzuki motorcycle was traveling west on 4500 South. Unified Police Department Lt. Justin Hoyal said witnesses claim the rider drove through a red light. The motorcycle then struck the front of a Honda passenger car as it was turning left, Hoyal said. The rider was propelled 30 to 40 feet in the air, Hoyal said...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304572@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:08:54 MDT S. Salt Lake cops identify dead motorcyclist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300931-78/cruz-died-guerrero-motorcycle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300931-78/cruz-died-guerrero-motorcycle.html.csp">S. Salt Lake cops identify dead motorcyclist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T21:48:10.963-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Salt Lake police have identified the man who died in a motorcycle crash while trying to elude pursuing officers. Sgt. Darin Sweeten said Caesar Cruz, 20, died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a Jeep on State Street near 3750 South about 3 p.m. Thursday. His female passenger, identified as Anna Guerrero-Perez, also 20, was still in critical condition at the hospital Friday, though doctors reported her vital signs had stabilized, Sweeten said. Police remain baffled as to why...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300931@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:10 MDT Utah County: Wild motorcycle chase ends with crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296616-78/suspect-utah-county-motorcycle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296616-78/suspect-utah-county-motorcycle.html.csp">Utah County: Wild motorcycle chase ends with crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T11:31:06.499-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man suspected of crashing his motorcycle while intoxicated can likely credit his helmet for saving his life late Wednesday night, the Utah County Sheriff’s Office says. Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said the 41-year-old man has a history with local law enforcement, having been previously charged with DUI, theft, forgery and drug-related offenses. The chase began near Provo about 10:10 p.m. when a police officer attempted to pull over the suspect’s motorcycle. For the next half hour, the pursui...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296616@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:31:06 MDT Utah is late in schedule for Marvel heroes’ live tour http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58288046-223/feld-arena-marvel-really.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58288046-223/feld-arena-marvel-really.html.csp">Utah is late in schedule for Marvel heroes’ live tour</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK KENNEDY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T16:15:01.691-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Marvel Entertainment, which muscled into pop culture with comic books, TV cartoons and movies, is gambling on attracting new fans as it tackles 3-D — but forget the silly glasses. A new live arena show called “Marvel Universe Live!” — a first for the comic franchise — has begun an 85-city tour over the next two years, flooding stages with a dizzying array of actors and upping the technological ante for theatrical events. It is scheduled to hit EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City in February...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880462014-08-14T16:15:01.691-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T16:15:01.691-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288046@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:15:01 MDT Big Sturgis Motorcycle Rally courts younger riders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253713-68/riders-rally-sturgis-younger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253713-68/riders-rally-sturgis-younger.html.csp">Big Sturgis Motorcycle Rally courts younger riders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CARSON WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T10:16:05.074-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 10:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sioux Falls, S.D. • As the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally turns 74 this year, the Black Hills is bracing for as many as a half-million bikers rumbling through the region — many of them with the creaky knees, portly midriffs and graying manes that mark them out as members of the Baby Boom generation. Organizers love their older riders, but with an eye on the future, they’re making moves to attract an adrenaline-loving younger breed of riders. They’re bringing in pro racers Ben and Eric Bostrom, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537132014-08-02T10:16:05.074-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T10:16:05.074-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253713@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 10:16:05 MDT Midway motorcyclist upgraded to good condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237295-78/kohler-condition-lane-rhea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237295-78/kohler-condition-lane-rhea.html.csp">Midway motorcyclist upgraded to good condition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T16:21:53.695-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The condition of a Midway motorcyclist was upgraded on Tuesday, three days after he was injured in crash on Interstate 84 near the Utah-Idaho border. The Idaho State Police said that W. Kent Kohler, 49, was riding eastbound in the left lane near mile post 274 just before 9 p.m. Sunday, followed by Victoria Rhea, 19, of West Jordan. After passing a semi-trailer truck, Rhea’s Mazda moved into the right lane, and as she drew next to Kohler, his motorcycle moved into her lane and the two vehicles cr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237295@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:21:53 MDT Midway motorcyclist in critical condition after weekend crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232634-78/kohler-lane-rhea-idaho.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232634-78/kohler-lane-rhea-idaho.html.csp">Midway motorcyclist in critical condition after weekend crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T13:31:01.204-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 01:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Midway motorcyclist was in critical condition Monday after a weekend collision on Interstate 84 near the Utah-Idaho border. The Idaho State Police said that W. Kent Kohler, 49, was riding eastbound in the left lane near mile post 274 just before 9 p.m. Sunday, followed by Victoria Rhea, 19, of West Jordan. After passing a semi-trailer truck, Rhea’s Mazda moved into the right lane, and as she drew next to Kohler, his motorcycle moved into her lane and the two vehicles crashed. Both the car and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232634@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:31:01 MDT Pedestrian killed in Capitol Reef crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198760-78/amp-gillette-capitol-reef.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198760-78/amp-gillette-capitol-reef.html.csp">Pedestrian killed in Capitol Reef crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T12:34:34.639-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pedestrian died Saturday night when a motorcycle struck him in Capitol Reef National Park. Christoph Gillette, 35, of Bountiful, was walking east on State Road 24 about 6 miles east of Torrey when a motorcycle, also eastbound struck him from behind, said Utah Highway Patrol trooper Lawrence Hopper. Gillette was wearing a headlamp but was facing away from the motorcyclist, who did not see Gillette in the darkness, Hopper said. Gillette died at the scene. The motorcyclist, 26, suffered head trau...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198760@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:34:34 MDT Motorcyclist injured in fatal July 8 crash in serious condition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195030-78/crash-condition-july-motorcycle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58195030-78/crash-condition-july-motorcycle.html.csp">Motorcyclist injured in fatal July 8 crash in serious condition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:29.572-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 30-year-old man, injured in a July 8 motorcycle crash in Midvale that killed his female passenger, has been upgraded to serious condition and is expected to survive. Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal confirmed that the woman, identified as Amanda Ginther, 28, most recently of Ohio, had died on July 11. She had been on life support and very critical condition following the crash near 900 East and Fort Union Boulevard (7100 South). The motorcycle was eastbound on Fort Union Boulevard when the blu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195030@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:29 MDT Woman dies days after Midvale motorcycle crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58192385-78/motorcycle-crash-ginther-midvale.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58192385-78/motorcycle-crash-ginther-midvale.html.csp">Woman dies days after Midvale motorcycle crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T22:12:00.773-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Ohio woman has died from injuries she suffered last week in a motorcycle crash in Midvale. Amanda Ginther, 28, was with a 30-year-old man on a motorcycle traveling east on Ft. Union Boulevard about 11 p.m. July 8 near 900 East, Unified Police officials have said. A Toyota van turned left in front of the motorcycle, which collided with the van. Neither Ginther nor the other rider was wearing a helmet, police have said. Both were critically injured; Ginther died Friday at a hospital. Accordi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192385@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:12:00 MDT Utah motorcycle rider dies after car pulls in front of him http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184007-78/motorcycle-woman-car-front.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184007-78/motorcycle-woman-car-front.html.csp">Utah motorcycle rider dies after car pulls in front of him</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:30:01.915-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 61 year-old Washington Terrace man died Monday morning after a car pulled in front of the motorcycle he was riding, the Weber County Sheriff’s Office reported. The man was on his way to work and wearing a helmet while traveling northbound on 300 West on at 7:40 a.m., according to a press release. Meanwhile, a 61-year-old woman who was driving eastbound on 4800 South stopped at the stop sign at 300 West, but then entered the intersection in front of the motorcycle. The woman claimed the mornin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58184007@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:30:01 MDT