Motorcycle rider dies weeks after I-84 crash

MERIDIAN -- A 30-year-old Garden City man who was hurt in an August motorcycle wreck has died from his injuries, Idaho State Police say.

Travis Myers died Tuesday, two weeks after the Aug. 18 crash.

MORE: Man and woman injured in I-84 motorcycle wreck

Police say Myers was headed east on I-84 near the exit to Eagle Road when he failed to slow down for traffic in front of him. Myers' motorcyle hit the back of a Chevy Impala and flipped, landing on top of him in the road.

Myers' passenger, 30-year-old Melissa Thompson of Boise, was thrown from the motorcycle. Neither Thompson nor Myers was wearing a helmet, police say.

The crash blocked three lanes of the interstate for an hour.

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