NewsMontana News


Motorcyclist dies in a crash near Bigfork

Motorcyclist dies in a crash near Bigfork - October 14, 2023
Posted at 12:31 PM, Oct 16, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-16 14:31:41-04

GREAT FALLS — A Kalispell man died in a motorcycle crash near Ferndale on Saturday, October 14, 2023.

According to the Montana Highway Patrol, it happened at about 1:30 p.m. on Montana Highway 83 near the intersection of MT Highway 83 and Pine Ridge Road.

The 64-year old man lost control of the motorcycle and went off the right side of the road.

The man, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.

The name of the man has not yet been released.

The MHP says that alcohol may have been a factor in the crash, and is continuing to investigate

We will update you if we get more information.