Woman killed in motorcycle crash near Libby

Posted at 1:40 PM, Jul 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-07 15:40:47-04

LIBBY – A woman is dead after crashing her motorcycle on Montana Highway 37 near Libby.

The 53-year-old Kalispell resident was driving southbound near mile marker 22 when she drifted off the right side and rolled at around 8:15 p.m. on Friday..

The Montana Highway Patrol reports the driver was not wearing a helmet and was ejected from the vehicle, resulting in fatal injury.

Alcohol, drugs, and speed are not considered factors.

This is the 74th road fatality in the state this year.