A tragic incident unfolded in Flathead County on Tuesday evening when a 41-year-old Californian man lost his life in a motorcycle accident near Whitefish. As per the Montana Highway Patrol (MHP), the mishap took place around 6:15 p.m. at the Hodgson Road and Hare Trail junction.
The motorbike veered off the road, rolled, and subsequently collided with a power pole. Tragically, the motorcyclist was declared dead at the crash site. Preliminary investigations by the MHP indicate that impaired driving, excessive speed, or both could be contributing factors. It’s also noted that the victim was not wearing a helmet at the time.
The MHP has not yet released the name of the victim in the Flathead County crash, and they are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to come forward. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased during this difficult time.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
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