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Lyman County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, Dec. 3, 2018

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


Lyman County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  S.D. Highway 47, mile marker 42

               One-half mile south of Iona, S.D.

When:   3:30 a.m., Monday, Dec. 3, 2018


Driver: Male, 34, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2006 Hino FB Truck


IONA, S.D. – One person died early Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Iona in Lyman County.


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


A 2006 Hino FB truck was northbound on South Dakota Highway 47 when the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. The driver lost control of the vehicle which crossed the southbound lane, entered the west ditch and rolled onto its top.


The 34-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate 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.