25-year-old Hill City man killed in Motorcycle Accident

The South Dakota Highway Patrol says he was not wearing a helmet

Authorities have identified a 25-year-old Hill City man killed in a motorcycle accident.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol says Andrew Burch failed to negotiate a curve and lost control of the motorcycle he was driving on Railroad Avenue about 7 p.m. Thursday.

Burch was thrown from the motorcycle and later died as a result of his injuries.

The patrol says he was not wearing a helmet.