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Utah man dies in Montana motorcycle crash

Published August 26, 2013 10:24 am

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A 62-year-old Orem man died Sunday in a motorcycle crash in Montana.

Shortly before 3 p.m., the man was driving south on State Route 24, near Fort Peck, when he drifted across the center line, hit a mile marker post and was thrown into a ditch, according to the Montana Highway Patrol. He was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene, the MHP adds.

Investigators have not concluded why he drifted off the road and have not yet released his name.

mmcfall@sltrib.com

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