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Turner County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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


Turner County Fatal Crash


What:    One-Vehicle Crash

Where:  Near intersection of 268th Street and 453rd Avenue

              Four miles east of Monroe, S.D.

When:   8:35 p.m., Monday, March 22, 2021


Driver: Male, 42, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2010 Ford F-150 Pickup


MONROE, S.D. – A 42-year-old man died Monday night in a one-vehicle fatal crash east of Monroe.


The name of the one person involved is not being released pending notification of family members.


Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2010 Ford F-150 pickup was eastbound on 268th Street when the vehicle went into the south ditch and eventually rolled. The driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, was thrown from the vehicle and died as a result of his injuries.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. All information released so far is only preliminary.


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.