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Hand County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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


Hand County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  S.D. Highway 45, mile marker 115

               Two miles north of Miller, S.D.

When:   6:29 p.m., Monday, May 14, 2018


Driver: Male, 26, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2005 GMC Envoy


MILLER, S.D. – One man died in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Monday night north of Miller.


The name of the deceased is being not released pending notification of family. He was the only person involved.


A 2005 GMC Envoy was northbound on South Dakota Highway 45 when the vehicle drifted off the road into the west ditch and rolled twice.  


The 26-year-old driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle. He later was pronounced dead at the hospital in Miller.


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.