Passenger on motorcycle dies in crash in Box Elder
BOX ELDER, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a passenger on a motorcycle was killed in a crash in Box Elder.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a woman driving the motorcycle lost control while attempting to turn onto Interstate 90. The vehicle entered the ditch and hit a barbed wire fence. Both the driver and passenger were thrown from the motorcycle.
The passenger, a 62-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The patrol says it is considering charges against the driver.