BROOKINGS — One person died in a one vehicle roll-over crash five miles north of Brookings on Friday, May 3.
The operator of the vehicle was southbound on 472nd Ave., a gravel road between 205th St. and 206th St. The vehicle crossed over the center of the road, lost control and continued until it entered the east ditch. When it entered the ditch, the vehicle rolled and the driver was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. The driver wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.
The driver’s name is not being released until relatives have been notified. No further information is immediately available.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating. Brookings County Sherriff’s Office assisted.For the complete article see the 05-04-2013 issue.
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