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Turner County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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

 

Turner County Fatal Crash

 

What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  280th Street and 454th Avenue

               Four miles south of Parker, S.D.

When:    3:43 p.m., May 21, 2018

 

Driver: Male, 56, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2016 Ford Escape

 

PARKER, S.D. – One person died Monday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Parker.

 

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

 

A 2016 Ford Escape was westbound on 280th Street, near the intersection with 454th Avenue. The vehicle went off the roadway into the south ditch and eventually rolled.

 

The 56-year-old male driver was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.

 

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.