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Fatal car accident near Rockerville, South Dakota

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A Rapid City, South Dakota man died in a two-vehicle crash on Sunday on U.S. 16 near Rockerville SD.

Carl Collins, 47, died when his 1993 Suzuki motorcycle he was driving collided with a 2001 Jeep Cherokee driven by Jesus Guerrero Urquidez, 26 of West Point NE.

Collins and Guerrero Urquidez were both traveling east on U.S. 16. Guerrero Urquidez was turning left onto Golden Hills Drive when Collins struck Guerrero Urquidez's vehicle. Collins was wearing a helmet and was transported to Rapid City Regional hospital where he died from his injuries.

Guerrero Urquidez and a passenger, 22-year-old Jose Pena of West Point, NE were wearing seatbelts and were taken to a Rapid City Regional hospital with minor injuries. Another passenger, Marcelia Perez, 24 from West Point was uninjured in the crash.

The crash is still under investigation by the South Dakota Highway Patrol. Pennington County Sheriff's Office, Rockerville Volunteer Fire Department, Keystone Ambulance and Rapid City Fire/Ambulance assisted.

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