Woman dies in motorcycle crash near Watertown

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WATERTOWN, S.D. (KELO) — A 67-year-old woman died after a motorcycle vs. truck crash north of Watertown on Tuesday morning. 

Authorities say the motorcycle was southbound behind two other motorcycles on Interstate 29 and was rear-ended by a 2016 Ford F 150 truck. The motorcycle driver was thrown from her motorcycle and went into the interstate median. She was wearing a helmet and pronounced dead at the scene. 

Charges are pending against the truck driver, a 64-year-old woman. No injuries for the truck driver, who was wearing a seatbelt. 

The names won’t be released until family notification. 

The crash is under investigation. 

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