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Name Released In Lake County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020

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

 

Name Released In Lake County Fatal Crash

 

What:    One-Vehicle Fatal Crash

Where:  South Dakota Highway 19, mile marker 87

              10 miles south of Madison, S.D.

When:   8:40 p.m., Friday, Feb. 14, 2020

 

Driver: Joshua Anderson, 39, Wentworth, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2005 GMC Sierra Pickup

 

MADISON, S.D. – A Wentworth, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died Friday night in a one-vehicle crash south of Madison.

 

A 2005 GMC Sierra was southbound on South Dakota Highway 19 when the driver lost control on the slippery roadway. The vehicle went into the ditch and rolled.

 

The driver, 39-year-old Joshua Anderson, was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only occupant.

 

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash. All information is only preliminary at this point.

 

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.