At approximately 11:00 this morning, dispatch received a 911 call from witnesses who stated that a man had been involved in a fatal motor cross accident. The crash occurred at the Jordan River Off Highway Vehicle Park at 2800 North Rose Park Lane in North Salt Lake, where the victim was racing a dirt bike. The victim was a 38-year-old male, who sustained massive head injuries. He was wearing full body protective gear, including a full facial helmet. Witnesses state that the victim attempted a jump of approximately 50 feet and landed with the bike on top of him. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Victim’s identification is pending notification of family.
Fatal Dirt Bike Accident