FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2022
CONTACT: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-773-6196
Hamlin County Fatal Crash
What: One-Vehicle Crash
Where: 465th Avenue, south of 193rd Street
On north city limits of Estelline, S.D.
When: 11:44 a.m., Monday, Nov. 14, 2022
Driver: Male, 41, Fatal Injuries
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Dakota Pickup
ESTELLINE, S.D. – One person died Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash in Estelline.
The name of the person involved has not yet been released pending notification of family members.
Preliminary crash information indicates that a 1996 Dodge Dakota pickup was southbound on 465th Avenue when the driver lost control. The vehicle went into the west ditch and rolled.
The 41-year-old male driver, who was the only occupant, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was 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.
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.