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Monday Aug. 5 Sturgis Rally Tally





 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Monday, Aug. 5, 2019

Contact: Tony Mangan 605-280-5648

 

Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information

Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 3, 2019 to 6 a.m. Monday August 5, 2019

 

Item

Sturgis

Rapid City District

District Total

Last Year to Date

DUI Arrests

44

7

51

36

Misd Drug Arrests

49

15

64

56

Felony Drug Arrests

35

10

45

21

Total Citations

259

141

400

284

Total Warnings

769

346

1115

956

Cash Seized

$0.00

$0.00

$0.00

$0.00

Vehicles Seized

1

0

1

1

  For Drug Poss.

1

0

1

1

  For Serial No.

0

0

0

0

Non-Injury Accidents

5

8

13

14

Injury Accidents

7

5

12

12

Fatal Accidents

0

0

0

2

# of Fatalities

0

0

0

2

 

Fatal Crashes:

.

NONE

 

Injury Crashes:

At noon, Sunday, on U.S. Highway 16A, mile marker 46, 10 miles west of Keystone: A motorcycle was eastbound on Highway 16A when the driver failed to negotiate a curve. It crossed the centerline and collided with a westbound motorcycle. All three people involved sustained serious non-life threatening injuries. The 77-year-old male driver of the first motorcycle was wearing a helmet. The two occupants of the second vehicle, the male driver, 59, and the female passenger, 56, were not wearing helmets.

 

At 12:30 p.m., Sunday, on South Dakota Highway 87, mile marker 57, five miles east of Custer: A motorcycle was southbound on Highway 37 when the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The motorcycle traveled off the roadway into the east ditch and collided with a rock. The male driver, 64, was thrown from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet. He sustained serious non-life threatening injuries.

 

At 6:20 p.m., Sunday, on Fisherman Flats Road, 12 miles southwest of Hermosa: A motorcycle was westbound on Fisherman Flats when the male driver swerved to miss a hole in the road. The driver, 41, lost control of the motorcycle. Both the male driver and the female passenger, 40, received minor injuries. Neither was wearing a helmet.

 

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