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The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has released the names of seven people who died in accidents during the Sturgis motorcycle rally from Aug. 4 to 13. 

Callie Schmidt, Journal correspondent

The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has released the names of seven people who died in vehicular accidents during this year's Sturgis motorcycle rally. There were eight fatalities during the rally, held Aug. 4 to 13, and below are the names not previously disclosed.

• Donald Baugh, 80, of Port Arthur, Texas, was killed after he wrecked his motorcycle Aug. 5 near Lead. 

• Joshua Payne, 25, of Manti, Utah, was killed in a two-vehicle accident Aug. 6 near Buffalo. 

• Leann Bullard, 50, of Maryland, was killed in a two-vehicle wreck Aug. 9 in Rapid City.

• Austin Carson, 27, of Fort Wayne, Ind., was killed after he lost control of his motorcycle Aug. 9 near Sturgis. 

• Amanda Garrett, 37, of Rapid City, was killed in a one-vehicle accident Aug. 10 near Kadoka. 

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• Christopher Stewart, 21, of Georgia, was killed in a one-vehicle wreck Aug. 10 near Custer. 

• Bethany Adams, 29, of Gering, Neb., was killed in a one-vehicle accident Aug. 12 near Hot Springs. 

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