Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
| Courtesy Utah Highway Patrol Craig Allen, 31, died Friday when his motorcycle went off the road in Logan Canyon. After the crash, the motorcycle caught fire, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.
Bountiful motorcyclist crashes, dies in Logan Canyon

By Michael McFall

| The Salt Lake Tribune

First Published May 02 2014 04:47 pm • Last Updated May 06 2014 04:43 pm

A Bountiful motorcyclist died in a Logan Canyon crash Friday.

About 1:30 p.m., Craig Allen, 31, was driving west when he went off the road, up an incline and was thrown from the motorcycle near mile post 468.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

The 2002 Honda motorcycle also caught fire sometime after the crash, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. A Division of Wildlife Resources officer was driving east through the canyon when he noticed the fire and called for help.

The officer also tried to render first aid to Allen, but he had not been wearing a helmet and died at the scene, according to the UHP.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

mmcfall@sltrib.com

Twitter: @mikeypanda




Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Videos
Jobs
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.