Dillon man dies in Sunday motorcyle crash

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

A Dillon man died at the scene of a motorcycle-pick-up truck collision Sunday afternoon on Highway 43 between Dewey and Wise River. Around 3 p.m., The 27-year-old drifted across the center line on his Harley Davidson motorycle into oncoming traffic.

According to Highway Patrol Trooper Nicholas Wade, the driver of the Ford F-150 truck tried to stop and pull over to the side of the road, but guardrails on the section of the road prevented the driver from avoiding the motorcycle.

The biker, who was not wearing a helmet, died of blunt force trauma according to Wade.