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Name Released In Turner County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, May 25, 2018

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


Name Released In 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: Scott Jacobs, 56, Parker, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2016 Ford Escape


PARKER, S.D. – A Parker, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Monday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Parker.


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 driver, 56-year-old Scott Jacobs, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt and was the only occupant in the vehicle.


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.