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Names Released in Pennington County Fatal Crash


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, April 3, 2018

CONTACT: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-773-6196


Names Released in Pennington County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  U.S. Highway 385, mile marker 101

               20 miles north of Hill City, S.D.

When:   2:11 a.m. Saturday, March 31


Driver: Gina Deleo, Hill City, S.D., 48, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2006 Toyota Tundra


HILL CITY, S.D. – A Hill City woman has been identified as the person who died early Saturday in a one-vehicle rollover near Hill City.


Gina Deleo, 48, was driving a 2006 Toyota Tundra northbound on U.S. Highway 385 when she lost control. The vehicle went off the road, down an embankment and rolled.


The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, died from injuries sustained in the crash. She was the only occupant in the vehicle.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash


The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.




Note: Records of state-reportable crashes are now available at http://www.safesd.gov/  Records should be available about 10 days after the investigation is complete.