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STURGIS (AP) — More accidents caused injuries but there were fewer fatalities during this year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota.


The Highway Patrol's final count showed 69 accidents caused injuries during the weeklong rally, up from 50 last year. Six people died in crashes in the Sturgis and Rapid City areas, down from nine in 2012.

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