ROY, UT – A driver of a vehicle collided with a motorcycle, causing the motorcyclist to be thrown from his bike and succumb to fatal injuries Wednesday.
The collision took place around 4:30 a.m. at the 4800 South and 1900 West junction, east of Roy High School, KUTV reported. Officials said the driver of the other vehicle was in a turn lane and did not see the motorcyclist. As a result, the man fell from the motorcycle.
The driver of the other car remained at the scene.
The motorcyclist was later identified as 26-year-old Easton Kraaima. Officials took him to the hospital, but it is uncertain if Kraamia sustained fatal injuries during the transportation to the hospital or there.
Impairment did not play a role in this fatal collision.
Our newsroom will monitor for updates and post them as they become readily available.
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