Motorcyclist dies in crash with minivan

Published: Friday, June 6 2014 9:35 p.m. MDT

SALT LAKE CITY — A man on a motorcycle was killed Friday when he was hit by a minivan.

The man was riding south on 900 West about 1:40 p.m. when the driver of the eastbound minivan ran a red light and hit him in the intersection at 1700 South, said Salt Lake police detective Veronica Montoya.

The 50-year-old man died of his injuries at an area hospital, Montoya said. He was not wearing a helmet.

The man's name was not immediately released Friday pending family notification.

— McKenzie Romero

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