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Roberts County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Saturday, May 19, 2018

CONTACT: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-280-5648


Roberts County Fatal Crash


What:     One-vehicle crash

Where:   Nelson Lane and 456th Avenue

               Three miles southwest of Sisseton, S.D.

When:    12:44 a.m., Saturday, May 19, 2018


Driver:  Male, 18, Fatal Injuries

Passenger: Male, 27, Minor Injuries

                     Female, age unknown, Minor Injuries

                     Male, 19, Minor Injuries

Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu


SISSETON, S.D.  – One person died and three others were injured Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Sisseton.   


Names of the people involved are not being released pending notification of families.  


A 2006 Chevrolet Malibu rolled over at the intersection of Nelson Lane and 456th Avenue. The driver, an 18-year-old male, was pronounced dead at the scene. Three passengers all received minor injuries.


None of the occupants were wearing seatbelts.


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.