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Name Released in Hughes County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, Aug.12, 2018

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

 

Name Released in Hughes County Fatal Crash

 

What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  Beastrom Road

               Eight miles northeast of Pierre, S.D.

When:   11:45 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018

 

Driver: Colin Hufford, 19, Pierre, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2001 Audi A6 2

 

PIERRE, S.D. – A Pierre man has been identified as the person who died late Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash northeast of Pierre.

 

Colin Hufford, 19, was driving a 2001 Audi A6 2 northbound on Beastrom Road when he lost control. The vehicle went into the east ditch and rolled.

 

The driver, who was the only occupant, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not 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.