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Two Killed in Minot Motorcycle Accident

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Two people died in the crash of their motorcycle early Thursday morning in Minot.

Minot Police report 21-year-old Tanner Platt of LaPorte, Minnesota and 21-year-old Kaitlyn Bacon of Minot, formerly of Granville, were killed in the crash.

Police say witnesses said the motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed on 16th Street Northwest at Golden Valley Lane when the cycle left the road and hit a tree, throwing both the driver and passenger from the motorcycle.

Neither person was wearing a helmet.

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