Motorcycle collision kills man in central South Dakota

August 8, 2022

HAYES, S.D.–The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a 58 year-old man is dead after the motorcycle he was driving was involved in a rear end collision on South Dakota Highway 34, 18 miles west of Hayes.

It happened Saturday. The victim rear-ended a second motorcycle that had slowed down.

The victim was taken to a Rapid City hospital where he died.

The 68 year-old man driving the second motorcycle sustained serious injuries, and was taken to the Philip hospital.

Their names have not been released.