Brandon Couple Killed In Motorcycle Accident
by KDLT News
August 04, 2013 1:03 PM
A Brandon couple is dead after a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 29 in a construction zone near Brookings on Saturday.
According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, Richard Leonard Feltmann, 61, was driving a 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle south on I-29 with Janis Feltmann, who is also 61. The patrol says Feltmann was in a construction zone with head-to-head traffic, when the motorcycle veered into the lane of northbound traffic and struck a 2006 Chevrolet Uplander driven by Lynne Louise Duin, 60, of Estelline.
The patrol says the Feltmanns, who were not wearing helmets, died at the scene. Duin, who was wearing a seatbelt, received serious injuries and was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital.
No further information is immediately available.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.
Brookings Police Department, Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Brookings Emergency Medical Technicians assisted.