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UPDATE: Man killed in motorcycle crash near Stockett identified

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UPDATE: The Cascade County Sheriff's Department has identified the man who died after a motorcycle crash on August 9th along Stockett Road as James Hutcheson, 42, of Stockett. Montana Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash. 


UPDATE: Around 4:40 pm Thursday afternoon, Montana Highway Patrol responded to an accident on Stockett Road and Spring Creek Road south of Centerville. Once troopers arrived they found a 45-year-old Great Falls man dead. 

MHP dispatch said the man was traveling southbound on Secondary Hwy 227 when he lost control of his motorcycle. The motorcycle then rolled and the driver was separated from the bike. The motorcycle crossed the center lane and came to rest 35 feet west in a ditch. The man was thrown to the west side of the road and hit a sign post and came to rest 12 feet from the road.

Speed was suspected and the victim was pronounced dead on the scene. MHP said he was wearing a helmet.


Before 5 pm on August 9th, a vehicle crashed on Stockett Road and Spring Creek Road south of Centerville. The incident claimed the life of at least one person, according to the Montana Highway Patrol incidents page. There is no word yet on what caused the crash or how many people were involved. 

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