California man killed in I-15 motorcycle crash

A motorcycle crash this morning on Interstate 15 south of Idaho Falls that claimed the life of a Grass Valley, Calif., man, authorities reported.

The victim was identified as 66-year-old Roger Gibson.

According to an Idaho State Police news release, Gibson was southbound on I-15 shortly before 9 a.m. near milepost 114 when he drove a Harley Davidson motorcycle off the left shoulder, came back on the roadway and then over-corrected. The motorcycle rolled and struck a guardrail, the release said.

Gibson was pronounced dead at the scene.