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Name Released In Gregory County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, Nov. 26, 2018

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

 

Name Released In Gregory County Fatal Crash

 

What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  U.S. Highway 18, mile marker 273

               One mile west of Dallas, S.D.

When:    6:35 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018

 

Driver: Albert Davis, 61, Winner, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2002 Ford F-150 Pickup

 

DALLAS, S.D. – A Winner, S.D. man has been identified as the person who was killed in a one-vehicle crash early Sunday night, Nov. 18, near Dallas, S.D.

 

A 2002 Ford F-150 pickup was westbound on U.S. Highway 18 when the pickup went onto the road’s right shoulder. The driver, 61-year-old Albert Davis, overcorrected, sending the vehicle back to the left across both lanes, off the roadway and into the left ditch where it rolled.

 

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

 

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate 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.