Motorcyclist Dies in Crash Near Kalispell

By Beacon Staff

The Montana Highway Patrol says an out-of-state motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 2 near Kalispell.

The patrol says a car driven by a 31-year-old man turned left onto U.S. 2 and into the path of the motorcycle at about 10 a.m. Thursday. The motorcyclist, a 56-year-old man, died at the scene. He has not been positively identified, but the cycle had an out-of-state plate.

The patrol says the crash is still under investigation and no citations have been issued.