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Minnehaha County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, Aug. 3,  2018

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


Minnehaha County Fatal Crash


What:    Single Motorcycle Crash

Where:  Interstate 90, mile marker 391

               Six miles west of Sioux Falls, S.D.

When:   11:44 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2018


Driver: Paul Carver, 37, St. Paul, MN

Vehicle: 2004 Kawasaki 999


SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A St. Paul, MN man has died of injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash on Saturday, July 28, west of Sioux Falls.


Paul Carver, 37, was driving a 2004 Kawasaki 999 east in the passing lane of Interstate 90 when he lost control. The vehicle went off the roadway and into the median.


Carver, who was not wearing a helmet, was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital with life-threatening injuries. He died on Wednesday, Aug. 1.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.


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




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.