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Update: One dead in motorcycle crash near Hartford

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One person is dead and another is seriously injured after a single motorcycle crash near Hartford Wednesday.

The accident happened just before noon on Wednesday on Interstate 90. Names are not being released until the relatives have been notified.

According the South Dakota Department of Public Safety, the 2002 Harley Davidson motorcycle was headed east when the driver lost control. The motorcycle overturned and came to a stop in the driving lane.

Both riders were thrown from the motorcycle and one of the riders was pronounced dead at the scene. The other was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital with life-threatening injuries.

No further information is immediately available.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating. Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office and the Sioux Falls Police Department assisted.

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