A 55-year-old man died Saturday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash six miles north of Montrose.

The name of the person involved has not been released pending notification of family.

The South Dakota Highway patrol says the driver of a motorcycle stopped at a stop sign at an intersection,then accelerated quickly away and lost control going into a curve. The motorcycle went into the west ditch and rolled several times, throwing the driver. He was not wearing a helmet and died from injuries sustained in the crash.

 

May 20, 2024