PIERRE, S.D. — Authorities have identified a 65-year-old Nebraska man who died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a deer in South Dakota.

The Highway Patrol says Joel Penny, of Decatur, Nebraska, died at the scene Thursday in Sully County. The crash happened about 3:40 a.m. on state Highway 1804, about 24 miles northeast of Pierre.

Penny was alone on the motorcycle.

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