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Hamilton man dies in motorcycle crash near Frenchtown

Posted at 11:57 AM, Aug 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-11 21:08:59-04

FRENCHTOWN — A Hamilton man died in a two-vehicle crash on Monday afternoon east of Frenchtown.

Montana Highway Patrol dispatch reports a Chevy Equinox was traveling south on Jenny Ann Court and motorcycle driven by a 68-year-old Hamilton man was traveling west on the Frenchtown Frontage Road.

The driver of the Chevy made a left hand turn onto the Frontage Road and the motorcyclist struck the Chevy. The motorcyclist -- who MHP says was wearing a helmet -- died.

MHP reports speed, alcohol, drugs were not factors in the crash and an investigation is continuing.