One dead in fatal motorcycle crash Sunday evening

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Rapid City Police Department officers were dispatched around 7:25 p.m. Sunday evening to the intersection of Highway 16 and Catron Boulevard for a report of a motorcycle crash.

When the officers arrived at the scene of the crash, they found the bike and an unconscious woman in the grass nearby.

A man was the operator of the motorcycle and he told officers that he was northbound on Highway 16 and tried to turn east on Catron Boulevard when he lost control of the motorcycle.

The woman was transported to the hospital where she later died. She has been identified as 46-year-old Cari Wagner of Rapid City.

RCPD’s Critical Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating the crash.

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