1 man dies in fertilizer truck crash

He was wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.


GOODWIN — A 33-year-old man who was driving a fertilizer truck died Friday in a one-vehicle crash.

The crash occurred at 3:40 p.m. near the intersection of 467th Avenue and 166th Street, which is northeast of Watertown. The man's name is not being released at the time, pending notification of family.

Officials say the vehicle was traveling north on 467th Avenue when the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The vehicle left the road and rolled. He was wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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