SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, May 14, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — A motorcyclist was transported to the hospital early Monday after police say he ran a red light and was struck by a car in downtown Salt Lake City.
Lt. Gary Trost, Salt Lake City Police Department, said the crash happened at about 12:30 a.m., when the adult male on the motorcycle drove through a red light at 900 S. West Temple and was hit by a southbound Ford Mustang.
The man was thrown from the bike and received a compound fracture to his leg. His injuries were not life-threatening.
Trost said no one in the Mustang was injured.
The crash is still under investigation, Trost said, and no other details were immediately available.
Gephardt Daily will update this story as more information is released.