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PROVO MAN DIES AT U. HOSPITAL AFTER MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

A Provo man was pronounced dead Tuesday morning at the University Hospital following a motorcycle accident Monday night.

Killed in the accident was:Roy Gene Brundage, 35, Provo.

Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Keith Squires said Brundage had apparently been staying with a family in Myton.

Brundage was riding his motorcycle north on the South Myton Bench Road three miles south of Myton at 8:56 p.m. when he failed to negotiate a curve and was thrown from the bike. He suffered major head injuries and was taken to the Duchesne County hospital. He was later flown by helicopter to University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 8:05 a.m. Monday.

Squires said speed was a contributing factor in the accident. Brundage was not wearing a helmet.