Fatal incident involving moped leads to delays in Salt Lake City – Car Accident
A fatal incident involving a moped has shut westbound targeted traffic at 400 South and 600 East in Salt Lake Metropolis down to a person lane Thursday. (Salt Lake Town Law enforcement)
Estimated examine time: Less than a minute
SALT LAKE Town — A deadly accident involving a moped and a auto shut down westbound website traffic at 400 South at 600 East in Salt Lake City for hours on Thursday.
The crash occurred close to 555 E. 400 South. Law enforcement stated a person was driving the moped on the sidewalk and turned on 400 South, then collided with a automobile at the intersection. He died at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle was not wounded and stayed on the scene, law enforcement said.
As of 7 p.m., Salt Lake police detectives were nonetheless on scene investigating the crash, and explained that they anticipated the street closure to continue to be lively for “a different couple of several hours.”
The identify of the man who died was not unveiled Thursday.
We are investigating a deadly crash involving a moped and vehicle close to 555 East 400 South. Westbound 400 South at 600 East is shut down to one particular lane at this time. A PIO will be in the parking good deal at 550 East 400 South. Be sure to prevent the space. #saltlakecity#slc#slcpdpic.twitter.com/GFdpbIyW9X
— Salt Lake City Police (@slcpd) July 14, 2022