Man dies from injuries in motorcycle crash near Hill City

HILL CITY, S.D. — A 58-year-old man has died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash southeast of Hill City on Friday.

Preliminary crash information indicates that the man was travelling southeast on Old Hill Road on a 2007 Harley-Davidson FLHTCU motorcycle when he failed to negotiate a curve. The motorcycle went into the ditch where the driver was thrown from the vehicle.

The driver of the motorcycle was wearing a helmet, and was transported by ambulance to a Rapid City hospital where he later died.

The name of the person involved is not being released pending notification of family members.

The South Dakota Highway patrol is investigating the crash.

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