PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre motorcyclist received minor injuries in a collision in Pierre this morning. Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says the accident was reported just before 8:00 a.m. Gross says the wreck occurred at the intersection of North Central Avenue and Eighth Street, when a Pierre man driving a pickup backed out of a driveway. A man on a passing motorcycle swerved to avoid a collision, but struck the rear end of the backing Dodge Dakota pickup and the Yamaha motorcycle tipped to the ground. The Pierre motorcyclist received minor injuries and the driver of the pickup was cited for unsafe backing.
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