STURGIS, S.D. (WCIA) — A Champaign man is dead after an accident on his way to Sturgis Motorcycle Rally 2018 this weekend. It happened just before the 10-day event started Sunday.
Family members confirm Joe Bryan died out of state. They say they don’t know much else. Sunday, they got a call Bryan was hit by a truck while headed to the rally.
The annual event started Sunday, but Bryan reportedly died Saturday. His family says he loved to ride his bike and was at the rally with his son.
At least four people have already died in accidents just before or during Sturgis. Last year at this time, there were no reported deaths at the rally.