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McCook County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, Aug. 26, 2022

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

 

 

McCook County Fatal Crash

 

What:    Motorcycle-Vehicle Crash

Where:  Interstate 90, mile marker 371

              Eight miles west of Humboldt, S.D.

When:   8:14 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, 2022

 

Driver No. 1: Male, 57, No Injuries

Vehicle: 2022 Nissan Sentra

 

Driver No. 2: Male, 66, Fatal injuries

Vehicle; 1998 Harley-Davidson FXDWG Motorcycle 

 

HUMBOLDT, S.D. –  One man died Thursday morning in a motorcycle-vehicle crash west of Humboldt.

 

Names of the two people involved have not yet been released pending notification of family members.  

 

Preliminary crash information indicates that a 1998 Harley-Davidson FXDWG motorcycle was westbound on Interstate 90 in a construction zone when the motorcycle crossed the center line and collided with an eastbound 2022 Nissan Sentra.

 

The 66-year-old motorcycle driver was thrown from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a helmet. The 57-year-old male driver of the Nissan was not injured. He was wearing a seatbelt.

 

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. All information released so far is only preliminary.

 

The Highway Patrol is an agency 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.