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Yankton County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Sunday, July 21, 2019

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


 Yankton County Fatal Crash

What:    One-Vehicle Fatal Crash

Where:  S.D. Highway 314, mile marker 381

              Two miles west of Yankton, S.D.,


When:   11:40 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 2019

Driver: Male, 32, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2012 Ford F150 SuperCrew Pickup


YANKTON, S.D. – One man died late Saturday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Yankton.


The name of the deceased has not yet been released pending notification of family members. He was the only person involved.


A 2012 Ford F150 SuperCrew pickup truck was eastbound on South Dakota Highway 314 when it left the roadway. The pickup struck a cable guardrail and rolled several times.


The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to the Yankton hospital where he later died.


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.