NEPHI — Police have identified a Michigan man killed Saturday when his Camaro slammed into the back of a semitrailer.Comment on this story
Tyler J. Hinken, 20, from Burr Oak, Michigan, died at the scene of the crash about 6:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.
Hinken was driving north on I-15 when his Camaro rear-ended the semitrailer in the right lane, lodging under the rear of the trailer, the UHP reported.
The semitrailer driver was not injured, and there were no other occupants in either vehicle, according to UHP.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but excessive speed is being considered a possible factor, UHP reported.
— McKenzie Romero