Motorcyclist killed in Emmons County crash
HAZELTON, N.D. (AP) — A Bismarck man has died in a motorcycle crash in southern North Dakota.
The Highway Patrol says 61-year-old James Ludwig was southbound on Highway 83 near Hazelton in Emmons County Tuesday afternoon when his motorcycle veered into the oncoming lane and he was struck by a semi.
Ludwig was thrown from his Harley-Davidson bike and pronounced dead at the scene. The patrol says the 46-year-old Marion man driving the semi wasn’t hurt.
The weather was rainy and windy at the time of the crash.