Spearfish Man Dies In Two-Vehicle Crash
by Jill Johnson
August 31, 2013 3:02 PM
A Spearfish man died in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 near Spearfish Friday afternoon.
According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the accident happened near mile marker 14 just before 4:30.
They say 19-year-old Derek Murray Hall was driving his motorcycle when the vehicle ahead of him slowed down for a construction zone. Hall attempted to avoid the vehicle and went into the other lane. The patrol says Hall crashed into a vehicle driven 49-year-old Tracy John Lewis of Deadwood.
Hall was wearing a helmet, but died at the scene. Lewis was not injured.