Man killed in motorcycle crash in Yankton County

March 14, 2024

VOLIN, S.D.–A motorcyclist has died after a two-vehicle crash on Tuesday night northwest of Volin, South Dakota.

The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the 65-year-old man driving the motorcycle was traveling east behind a semi-tractor-trailer.

A septic tanker truck was in front of the semi and was slowing to turn into a field when the motorcyclist attempted to pass the semi and struck the side of the truck.

The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike and died at the scene.

His name has not been released.