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Jul 15

Injury Accident

Posted on July 15, 2022 at 8:47 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: 7/14/2022 at 5:37pm

Location: US81 near 197th Ave

Driver: Wesley Hurley, 26, of Arlington, SD

Vehicle: 1999 Harley Davidson FXSTB

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office, Kingsbury County Sheriff’s Office, Arlington Ambulance, Arlington Fire Department and Badger Fire Department responded to a report of a motorcycle vs deer accident. It was discovered Wesley Hurley, 26, of Arlington, SD was driving north on US81 near 197th St. when a deer entered the roadway. Wesley was unable to avoid a collision and traveled into the south bound lane, entering the west ditch and tipping the motorcycle on its side. Wesley sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to the Brookings Hospital. The accident caused disabling damage to the motorcycle.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300