The Utah Highway patrol released the identity of a Salt Lake City man who was killed in an accident in Davis County Friday morning.

Killed was:Max Somerville, 76.

About 7:15 a.m., Somerville was riding northbound on I-15 near 1500 South in a Jeep driven by his grandson, Lance Somerville, 23, of Kearns, when the left rear wheel axle broke and came loose. A Utah Highway Patrol press release said the vehicle slid into some cement barriers on the right side of road.

The older Somerville was thrown from the vehicle as it rolled over him, according to the release. The younger Somerville was not injured.