(Wegdahl,MN) — According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at around 4:01 pm on Friday,  a 2012 Dodge Ram 1500 driven by 27-year-old James Dean Stavne of Granite Falls was westbound on 490th Street (Yellow Medicine County Road 7) entering Highway 212 when he collided with a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle that was heading westbound toward Montevideo on Highway 212.

The driver of the motorcycle, 56-year-old Steven Thomas Weber of Hudson Wisconsin, was pronounced deceased at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.

Stavne and two passengers in his truck, 24-year-old Nancy Ontiveros of Granite Falls and a juvenile female, did not receive injuries.

Agencies on scene included MN State Patrol, Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Department, Granite Falls Police, Montevideo Police, and the Montevideo Ambulance Squad.

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