UPDATE: Fargo man killed in motorcycle crash identified

Published: Jul. 31, 2022 at 11:01 PM CDT
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HORACE, N.D. (Valley News Live) -75-year-old Charles Hiram Bekkerus, of Fargo, ND has died after running off the road on a motorcycle.

The crash happened near Horace around 4 p.m. Sunday.

Bekkerus was riding near Highways 16 & 17 when his motorcycle ran off the road and then drove into a sunflower field.

He then fell off the motorcycle, which continued to travel a short distance before coming to a stop.

Someone passing by noticed the motorcyclist in the field and called for help.

Bekkerus was taken to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Authorities say he was wearing a helmet.

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