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Lyman County Fatal Crash





 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 5, 2018

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

 

Lyman County Fatal Crash

 

What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  Interstate 90, mile marker 219

               Six miles west of Presho, S.D.

When:   11:09 a.m., Thursday, April 5, 2018

 

Occupants:  Male, 57, Fatal Injuries

                       Male, Juvenile, Life-Threatening Injuries

                       Male, Juvenile, Life-Threatening Injuries

Vehicle: 2008 Kia Sorento

 

PRESHO, S.D. – One person died and two others were seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Thursday morning west of Presho.

 

Names of the three involved are not being released by state officials pending notification of family members. They were the only people involved.

 

A 2008 Kia Sorento was westbound on Interstate 90 when the vehicle left the roadway, entered into the ditch and rolled.

 

All three occupants, who were not wearing seatbelts, were thrown from the vehicle. A 57-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. The two other male occupants, both juveniles, sustained life-threatening injuries. They were taken by ambulance to the Pierre hospital and then flown to Sioux Falls.

 

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

 

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

 

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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.