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Name Released in Union County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, June 7, 2018

CONTACT: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-773-6196

 

Name Released in Union County Fatal Crash

 

What:    Motorcycle-deer crash

Where:  319 Street

               Five miles northwest of Elk Point, S.D.

When:   3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2018

 

Driver: Alan Lindgren, 64, Sioux Falls, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2009 Victory Vegas Jackpot motorcycle

 

ELK POINT, S.D. – A 64-year-old Sioux Falls, S.D., man died Sunday in a motorcycle-deer crash northwest of Elk Point.

  

A 2009 Victory Vegas Jackpot motorcycle was westbound on 319 Street when it collided with a deer that had entered the roadway. 

 

The driver, Alan Lindgren, was thrown from the motorcycle. He was wearing a helmet and later died as a result of his injuries.

 

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

 

The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.

 

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Note: Records of state-reportable crashes are now available at http://www.safesd.gov/  Records should be available about 10 days after the investigation is complete.