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Motorcyclist dies after skidding into oncoming traffic on SR-24 at MM 73 near Torrey, UT.

Tuesday September 15, 2020

At 1512 hours on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020, the driver of a Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling in a large group on SR-24 near MM 73. There was tire debris in the road and the front two motorcycles slowed down to avoid the debris. The driver of the Harley Davidson slowed to avoid the front two motorcyclist, left his lane and went into oncoming traffic. During the braking skid of the motorcycle, he lost control and was struck by a car traveling Northbound. The driver of the motorcycle was killed on impact.

Update: The deceased driver is Edward I Hall, age 67, of West Jordan, UT.

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