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Name Released in Minnehaha County Fatal Crash





 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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

 

Name Released in Minnehaha County Fatal Crash

 

What:  Motorcycle crash

Where:  Interstate 29, Mile Marker 79

              Interstate 29 and 12th Street

When:  June 5, 2018, 12:35 a.m.

Driver: Pete Swedeen, 25, Sioux Falls, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2003 Honda CBR600

 

 

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A Sioux Falls man has been identified as the person who died early Monday morning in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 29 in Sioux Falls.

 

A 2003 Honda CBR600 was northbound on I-29 when the driver, 25-year-old Pete Swedeen, lost control after crossing over the 12th Street overpass. He was thrown from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a helmet.

 

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.