Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information
Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 5, 2023, to 6 a.m. Sunday August 6, 2023
|Item||Sturgis||Rapid City District||District Total||Last Year to Date|
|Misd Drug Arrests||11||9||20||17|
|Felony Drug Arrests||5||4||9||8|
|For Drug Poss.||0||0||0||0|
|For Serial No.||0||0||0||0|
|# of Fatalities||0||0||0||1|
None to report.
At 3:05pm, Saturday, Interstate 90, mile marker 1: a 2005 Harley Davidson motorcycle was eastbound. A passenger car pulled out to pass a semi cutting off the motorcycle. The 56-year-old male driver of the motorcycle locked up the brakes to avoid a collision and lost control. The motorcycle tipped and entered the median. The driver was wearing a helmet and suffered serious not life-threatening injuries.
At 3:44pm, Saturday, South Dakota Highway 73, mile marker 163: a 2003 Ford Expedition was south bound, crossed the center line and side swiped a 1997 green Dodge pickup and 2014 Ford Expedition. All occupants were wearing seatbelts and received minor injuries.