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Officials Identify Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Yellowstone County officials have released the name of a 56-year-old Oklahoma City man who died in a weekend motorcycle crash in Montana.

Deputy Cliff Mahoney tells The Billings Gazette that Joseph Statczar Jr. died after his motorcycle crashed on Interstate 90 east of Billings, about three miles away from the spot where the bike collided with the side of a truck pulling a flatbed trailer.

The patrol says the truck driver reported the collision Saturday afternoon and pulled over, as did another driver who witnessed the collision.

When the truck driver got back on the highway, he found the second crash. Statczar died at the scene. The patrol says the crash remains under investigation.

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