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Brookings County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018

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


Brookings County Fatal Crash


What:             One-vehicle fatal crash

Where:           216th St. between 469th and 470th Ave.

                       One mile south of Brookings, S.D.

When:            7:29 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018


Driver:           Male, 24, fatal injuries

Vehicle:         2014 Buick Regal


Brookings, S.D. –  A 24-year-old man died Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash on 216th St., one mile south of Brookings, S.D.


The name of the deceased is not being released pending notification of family.


A 2014 Buick Regal was traveling east on 216th street when it drifted into the south ditch. The vehicle hit an approach, vaulted and rolled. The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.


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.