Shortly before 9:30 pm Wednesday evening, a motorcycle had pulled to the shoulder on I-29 near the I-29 interchange to look for something that had been dropped off the motorcycle. When they attempted to pull back onto the interstate, they were hit from behind by another vehicle.

The passenger on the motorcycle has died from their injuries according to the South Dakota Highway Patrol. The driver of the motorcycle  sustained serious, but non-life threatening injuries in the crash. The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt.

The investigation continues. Names are being withheld at this time.