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Name Released In Lincoln County Fatal Crash





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2022

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

 

 

 

Name Released In Lincoln County Fatal Crash

 

 

 

What:    One-Vehicle Crash

Where:  Intersection of 274th Street and 480th Avenue

              Six miles east of Harrisburg, S.D.

When:   6:35 p.m., Friday, Oct. 21, 2022

 

Driver: Gary Rang, 62, Canton, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2002 Ford F-150 Supercrew Pickup

 

HARRISBURG, S.D. –  A Canton, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Friday night in a one-vehicle crash east of Harrisburg.

  

Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2002 Ford F-150 Supercrew pickup was southbound on 480th Avenue when the driver lost control proceeding eastbound on a curve onto 274th Street. The vehicle went into the ditch and eventually rolled.

 

Gary Rang, the 62-year-old driver, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

 

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

 

The Highway Patrol is an agency 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.