2 killed, 1 injured in motorcycle crash in Becker County

2 killed, 1 injured in motorcycle crash in Becker County Photo: MGN Images.

Josh Skluzacek
Updated: August 03, 2020 01:19 PM
Created: August 03, 2020 12:55 PM

Two people died Sunday night after a motorcycle collided with a van in Shell Lake Township.

The Becker County Sheriff's Office said deputies received a report of a crash near the intersection of County Highway 39 and Bass Lake Road at about 7:28 p.m.


Authorities learned a 2017 Harley Davidson was southbound on Highway 39 when it collided with a van that was turning north onto Highway 39.

The driver and passenger on the motorcycle were pronounced dead at the scene. The sheriff's office identified them as 50-year-old Leonard Lewis Holmer and 51-year-old Nancy Marlene Holmer, of rural Perham.

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