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Clay County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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


Clay County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  306th Street

               Two miles east of Volin, S.D.

When:    Early Sunday morning, April 8, 2018


Driver: Michael Vos, Jr., 27, Yankton, S.D.

Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Impala


VOLIN, S.D. – A 27-year-old Yankton, S.D., man has died from injuries sustained in an April 8, 2018 crash near Volin.


Michael Vos, Jr., died Thursday, April 19. He was the driver and only person involved in the crash.


A 2001 Chevrolet Impala was westbound on 306th Street in rural Clay County in the early morning hours of April 8 when the vehicle went across the eastbound lanes and into the south ditch. The vehicle eventually came to rest in a pasture.


The crash scene was discovered at 5:30 a.m. The driver was taken via ambulance to a Sioux Falls hospital. It is unknown whether he was wearing a seatbelt.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol investigated 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.