Single-vehicle crash near Custer leaves one dead

Published: Oct. 15, 2021 at 11:23 AM CDT
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CUSTER, S.D. (KOTA) - One person died in a single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning just east of Custer.

Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2020 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup was eastbound on U.S. Highway 16A when it crossed the centerline, went into the ditch and hit a tree.

The driver, a 45-year-old male, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a seat belt.

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

We will update this story as further information becomes available.

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