Glencoe Woman Dies in Crash 13 Jul 13

A Glencoe woman has died after her motorcycle hit a car in Scott County Thursday morning.

The crash occurred at just after 9am on County Road 9 near Jordan.

A Lincoln Navigator driven by 35-year-old Henry Mendez of Shakopee went to make a left turn directly in front of a Yamaha motorcycle driven by 49-year-old Denise Sames of Glencoe. The cycle then hit the front of the car, and Sames was flown to the Hennepin County Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. She was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Mendez was not hurt.