Authorities say one person has died and another was injured Friday afternoon in a crash involving a semi-truck and trailer near Bonesteel.
A 2014 Volvo semi-truck and trailer was traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 281 when the driver lost control as the vehicle entered a curve. The semi-truck and trailer rolled into the west ditch.
The 36-year-old male passenger was thrown from the truck and pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.
The 32-year-old male driver sustained serious non-life threatening injuries. He was taken the hospital in Wagner. He was wearing a seatbelt.
Charges are pending against the driver. South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.