South Dakota Woman Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A Volin, S.D., woman died in a one vehicle crash on 455th Ave. a mile north of Wakonda on Sunday, July 20th.

According to South Dakota Highway Patrol, Sharon Faye Watkins, 50, was northbound riding a 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle. The cycle left the roadway on a curve and entered the east ditch where it crashed. Watkins was not wearing a helmet and died on scene.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating with the help of Clay County Sheriff's Office.