A fund for the family of Steve Dahnert has been set up on GoFundMe. (GoFundMe)

A fund for the family of Steve Dahnert has been set up on GoFundMe. (GoFundMe)

GoFundMe set up for Penticton family of motorcycle crash victim

Steve Dahnert was struck by an SUV that crossed a double-solid line on Oct. 12

The family of a Penticton man who died in a motorcycle crash on Oct. 12 has started a memorial GoFundMe.

Steve Dahnert, 60, was riding his motorbike along Highway 33 when an SUV travelling in the opposite direction crossed the double-solid lines and collided with him.

Dahnert was taken to the hospital, where he later died of his injuries.

His daughter Siobhan Wyman started a gofundme campaign to cover any memorial or legal costs the family might have to face.

“My heart broke the day my Dad died and continues to ache as I see the absolute devastation that our family and his friends are experiencing from this unfair loss,” reads the GoFundMe page.

READ MORE: Crash claims life of 60-year-old Okanagan man, RCMP investigating

Central Okanagan Traffic Services is currently investigating the circumstances leading up to the crash.

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