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Harding County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

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


Harding County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  Sorum Road

              Eight miles south of Reva, S.D.

When:   11:39 a.m., June 5, 2019


Driver: Male, 17, Fatal Crash

Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup


REVA, S.D. – A 17-year-old male died Wednesday in a one-vehicle crash south of Reva.


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


A 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup was westbound on Sorum Road, east of the intersection with South Dakota Highway 79, when the driver lost control. The vehicle eventually tipped over and rolled.


The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.


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.