UNDATED (WHTC) -- State Police have now identified the victim in a fatal crash last night east of Burnips. The motorcyclist that died is 32-year-old Ben Christopher Johnson a resident of Dorr. He was helmeted when his machine collided with a SUV at the intersection of 142nd Avenue and 26th Street around 7 PM. Troopers say that Johnson was traveling west on 142nd Avenue. When he went through the intersection at 26th Street an SUV pulled out and hit him. Troopers say that Johnson was trapped under the SUV. The woman driving the SUV suffered minor injuries. The scene was blocked off for nearly three hours as investigators looked into the incident.
Story by: Diane E Coston