Pipestone, Minnesota man killed in western South Dakota motorcycle crash

September 1, 2021

KEYSTONE, S.D. – A Pipestone, Minnesota man has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a motorcycle crash three miles west of Keystone.

Sixty four year-old Michael Kruger failed to negotiate a sharp corner. The trike motorcycle went off the roadway, causing the two occupants to be thrown off.

Kruger died at the scene.

The passenger, 58 year-old Kendra Woertendyke of Sioux Falls, sustained life-threatening injuries.