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2 dead in tractor vs motorcycle crash


GRANT COUNTY (KWWL)-- Two people have died after crash involving a motorcycle and a tractor.

The Grant County Sheriff's Office reports just before 1 p.m. Sunday, 50 year old Donald Kite of Montfort was driving his John Deere tractor south on Bethel Road.

Deputies say Kite was attempting to make a left turn onto Old Highway 18 when a motorcycle driven by 59 year old Michael Udelhofen of Platteville crashed into the tractor.

Uldelhofen and a passenger, 54 year old Lauren Skrede of Plattevile were thrown from the motorcyle and died at the scene.

Both were wearing helmets.

Online Producer: Michelle Caldwell

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