Victims identified in fatal motorcycle crash near Hartford
The Department of Public safety has released the name of the woman who died in a fatal motorcycle crash near Hartford Wednesday.
Barbara Iden, 61, of Normal, Illinois was riding on a 2002 Harley Davidson, which was driven by her husband Bruce, 61. The Idens were traveling east on Interstate 90. According to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety, Bruce lost control of the motorcycle, which overturned and came to a stop in the driving lane.
Both the riders were thrown from the motorcycle. The Department of Public Safety says neither was wearing a helmet. Barbara was dead at the scene and Bruce was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The South Dakota Highway patrol is investigating the accident.