Fatal Crash

A 20 year-old Milbank man has been identified as the person who died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash in Big Stone City.

A 2019 Kawasaki was southbound on South Dakota Highway 109 when it went through the intersection with U.S. Highway 12, left the roadway, went into a yard and hit the wall of a garage.

Alex Hughes, who was the driver, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a helmet. He was the only occupant.        

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash and all information is considered preliminary.