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1 killed in motorcycle crash near Bigfork

BIGFORK – A man died after crashing his motorcycle in the Flathead.

The Montana Highway Patrol responded to the crash at mile marker 3 on Highway 209 at around midnight Saturday.

A man in his 60s was riding a motorcycle when for an unknown reason he went off the right side of the road. He was dead when officers arrived on scene around 7 a.m.

Law enforcement believes alcohol may have been a factor in the crash but are still investigating the incident.

Lauren Heiser

Lauren Heiser

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