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Fatal motorcycle accident claims a life in Watertown

(KXLG – Waterotwn, SD) A fatal motorcycle crash happened early this morning June 23rd, near the intersection of 4th St and 1st Ave NW in Watertown, SD. The Watertown Police Department responded to the incident at approximately 2:19 am.

Upon arrival, officers found a damaged motorcycle and a single person at the scene. The motorcycle had been traveling westbound on 1st Ave NW when it struck a curb on the north side of the avenue and left the roadway.

Watertown Fire Rescue also responded to the scene and attempted life-saving measures on the driver, a 26-year-old male resident of Watertown. Despite their efforts, the driver was later pronounced deceased at Prairie Lakes Hospital, where he had been by WFR ambulance.

The Watertown Police Department was assisted at the scene by the Codington County Sheriff’s Office and Watertown Fire Rescue. The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but vehicle speed is believed to have been a factor.

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