Redfield Man Dies In Motorcycle Accident
by KDLT News
July 11, 2013 5:17 PM
A Redfield man died in a motorcycle crash three miles west of White Lake SD on Thursday.
Donald Lewis, of Redfield, was riding a 1988 Harley Davidson FLTC motorcycle west on Interstate 90. His 12 year old granddaughter was a passenger. Members of Lewis’s family were also riding motorcycles and traveling with him.
Lewis left the roadway to the right and entered the ditch where he lost control of the motorcycle and rolled. Both Lewis and his granddaughter were thrown from the motorcycle and Lewis sustained fatal injuries. His granddaughter received minor injuries; both were wearing helmets.
No further information is immediately available.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating. Aurora County Sheriff’s Office, White Lake Fire and Rescue and Brule County Sheriff’s Office assisted.