One dead after motorcycle accident in Bottineau County

BOTTINEAU COUNTY, N.D. - One person is dead and one injured after a motorcycle accident in Bottineau County on Sunday afternoon.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a 64-year-old female died when her Indian Motorcycle hit the back of a Harley Davidson going northbound from Bottineau.

The report says the 47-year-old female on the Harley Davidson also had injuries.

The police report says both motorcycles overturned on the roadway, the Indian motorcycle landed in a ditch and the other came to a stop on the roadway.

Both drivers were taken to the hospital and that’s when the 64-year-old was pronounced dead.

NDHP says both drivers were wearing helmets and the case remains under investigation.