This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: UPDATE: One dead after crash in Lake County
MADISON, S.D. (KELO) — A 39-year-old man died Friday night in a one-vehicle crash south of Madison.
It happened around 9 p.m. Friday in a wind-swept area of 245th Street and Highway 19, north of Humboldt. A pickup was southbound, when the driver lost control on the slippery roadway. The vehicle went into the ditch and rolled.
The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only occupant.
The name of the victim is not yet being released. The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating this crash.