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Deuel County Fatal Crash





 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, Aug. 17, 2020

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

 

Deuel County Fatal Crash

 

WHAT:  Two-vehicle crash

Where:  Intersection of U.S. Highway 212 and 482nd Avenue

              Five miles south of Revillo, S.D.

When:   1:46 p.m., Friday, Aug. 14, 2020

 

Driver No 1: Male, 62, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 1999 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup

 

Driver No. 2: Female, 20, Serious Non-Life Threatening Injuries

Passenger: Female, 51, Serious Non-Life Threatening Injuries

Vehicle: 2007 Chevrolet Silverado HD Pickup

 

REVILLO S.D. – One person died and two other people were injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash south of Revillo.

 

Names of those involved are not yet being released pending notification of family members.

 

A 2007 Chevrolet Silverado HD pickup was eastbound on U.S. Highway 212 when, as it turned left, collided in front of a westbound Chevrolet S-10 pickup.

 

The 62-year-old male driver of the Chevrolet S-10 pickup was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a seat belt.

 

Both female occupants of the Chevrolet Silverado – the 20-year-old driver and 51-year-old passenger – both sustained serious non-life threatening injuries and were transported to a Watertown hospital. Both were wearing seatbelts. Charges are pending against the driver.

 

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.