BROOKINGS – A 24-year-old man died Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash on 216th Street, 1 mile south of Brookings.
The victim’s name is not being released pending notification of family.
A 2014 Buick Regal was traveling east on 216th Street, between 469th and 470th avenues, about 7:29 a.m. Sunday when the car drifted into the south ditch. The vehicle hit an approach, vaulted and rolled. The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.