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Wednesday Aug. 12 Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Tally





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020

Contact: Tony Mangan 605-280-5648

 

Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information

Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 8, 2020 to 6 a.m. Wednesday August 12, 2020

 

Item

Sturgis

Rapid City District

District Total

Last Year to Date

DUI Arrests

65

17

82

97

Misd Drug Arrests

96

32

128

128

Felony Drug Arrests

45

26

71

73

Total Citations

504

230

734

707

Total Warnings

1232

542

1774

2069

Cash Seized

$2520.00

$776.00

$3296.00

$0.00

Vehicles Seized

4

0

4

2

  For Drug Poss.

4

0

4

2

  For Serial No.

0

0

0

0

Non-Injury Accidents

9

22

31

23

Injury Accidents

19

14

33

28

Fatal Accidents

1

0

1

1

# of Fatalities

2

0

2

1

 

Fatal Crashes:

 

None

 

Injury Crashes:

 

At 1:45 p.m., Tuesday, near the intersection of Whitewood Valley Road and Crackerjack Road, two miles north of Whitewood: A 2020 Indian Challenger motorcycle was northbound on Whitewood Valley Road when the driver failed to negotiate a curve. The motorcycle went into the east ditch and the driver was thrown from the motorcycle. The 70-year-old male, who was wearing a helmet, received minor injuries. Charges are pending.

 

At 2:50 p.m., Tuesday, U.S. Highway 14A, mile marker 14, three miles east of Spearfish: A 2008 Harley Davidson FLHX motorcycle was eastbound on U.S. Highway 14A when the driver lost control while negotiating a curve. The 48-year-male driver, who was wearing a helmet, suffered minor injuries. No charges are pending.

 

At 4:02 p.m. Tuesday, U.S. Highway 14A, mile marker 42, within the city of Deadwood: A 2020 Harley Davidson FLHX was turning left at the controlled intersection of U.S. Highway 14 and U.S. Highway 85 in Deadwood. The motorcycle did not yield to a westbound 2000 Harley Davidson FLHX. The two motorcycles collided. The 48-year-old male driver of the 2020 Harley Davidson was wearing a helmet and sustained minor injuries. The 36-year-old female driver of the 2000 Harley Davidson was not wearing a helmet and suffered life threatening injuries. Charges are pending against both drivers.

                                                                                   

At 4:10 p.m., Tuesday, Wildlife Loop Road, mile marker nine, 10 miles west of U.S. Highway 16: A 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle was southbound on Wildlife Loop Road when the driver lost control after the motorcycle hit a bump in the road. Both occupants were thrown from the motorcycle. The 58-year-old driver, who was not wearing a helmet, received serious non-life threatening injuries. The 14-year-old female passenger, who was wearing a helmet, was not injured.

 

At 6:52 p.m., Tuesday, Interstate 90, mile marker 164, one mile east of Belvidere: A 2000 Dodge Durango was westbound on Interstate 90 when the driver failed to negotiate a lane change at the end of a construction zone. The vehicle came to rest in the median. The 50-year-old male driver, who was wearing a seat belt, received minor injuries. Charges are pending against him. A 34-year-old male passenger, who was wearing a seat belt, sustained minor injuries. A second male passenger, age unknown, suffered serious non-life threatening injuries. He was not wearing a seat belt.

 

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