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One dead in motorcycle accident on Interstate 229

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One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on I-229 in Sioux Falls.

It happened near the interchange of I-29 just before 10:00 p.m. Wednesday.

According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, a motorcyclist and a passenger were pulled over on the side of the road to look for something that had been dropped from the motorcycle. When the motorcycle attempted to pull back onto the interstate, it was struck from behind by another vehicle.

Deputies say the passenger of the motorcycle was killed in the crash. The driver received serious but non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt.

The names of those involved has not been released yet. The accident is still under investigation.

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