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Man killed in weekend crash near Bigfork ID'd

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Posted at 10:33 AM, Jul 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-29 12:35:16-04

BIGFORK — Authorities have released the name of the man who died in a weekend crash near Bigfork.

Lake County Sheriff Don Bell says that 51-year-old Geremy Madsen, of Bigfork died in the Saturday afternoon single-vehicle accident in the Crane Mountain area of Bigfork.

The Montana Highway Patrol has previously told MTN News that the victim -- later identified as Madsen -- was driving northbound on Crane Mountain Road when he missed a curve.

MHP is continuing to investigate the crash.