- Associated Press - Sunday, May 14, 2017

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) - A 60-year-old man has died in a motorcycle crash in Yankton County of southeastern South Dakota.

The Department of Public Safety says the crash happened on U.S. Highway 81, seven miles north of Yankton, when the motorcyclist tried to pass a vehicle and collided with an oncoming car just before 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

The man was thrown from his motorcycle and died at the scene. His name was not immediately released.

The other driver, who tried to avoid crashing, was not hurt.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating.

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