Fatal crash in Turner County

VIGORG, S.D. — A 55-year-old man died Saturday afternoon around 5 p.m. in a motorcycle crash north of Viborg.

The name of the deceased has not yet been released pending notification of family members. He was the only person involved in the crash.

A 2015 Victory Magnum motorcycle was southbound on South Dakota Highway 19 around mile marker 40 when the driver lost control. The motorcycle skidded, and the driver was thrown from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash. All information is only preliminary at this point.

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