FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 1, 2023
Spanish Fork Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Accident:
Spanish Fork, UT — On July 1, 2023 Spanish Fork Police and EMS were dispatched to a motorcycle accident in the area of 450 North Highway 6 in Spanish Fork, UT. Officers arrived and found that a 34 year old male who was driving the motorcycle was deceased. Witnesses advised officers that the motorcycle was Eastbound on Highway 6 and made a quick lane change clipping the rear end of a pick up truck. The motorcycle crossed into the Westbound lanes where the motorcycle was hit by a Westbound vehicle, which also threw the motorcycle into an additional Westbound vehicle. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased on scene. Spanish Fork Police are still investigating the accident. Highway 6 is closed in both directions from Center Street to Expressway Lane and will be for the next couple of hours.
Lt. Cory Slaymaker
Spanish Fork Police Department