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Skateboarder Identified

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A 20-year-old skateboarder who died on Billings' West End Saturday has been identified.

The Yellowstone County Coroner reported Zachary Lee Lindsey was riding a skateboard alongside a pickup, when he was run over. According to police, the accident happened near the intersection of 54th Street West and Walter Hagen drive around 2:00 PM.

Officers say one of the skateboarder's wheels came loose. After he fell, the back wheel of the Toyota pickup ran him over. He was taken to St. Vincent Healthcare where doctors pronounced him dead. Officers sad the 21-year-old driver of the pickup did not appear to be drinking at the time. At last word, he is cooperating with the investigation. No citations have been issued.

 

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