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Man, 49, killed in Saturday crash near Keystone

FSA South Dakota SD brief

KEYSTONE — One person died early Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash west of Keystone.

The crash occurred shortly after 8 a.m., 1 mile west of Keystone on Old Hill City Road near the intersection with Lafferty Gulch Road., the South Dakota Department of Public Safety said.

A 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup, driven by a 49-year-old man, was westbound on Old Hill City Road when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The pickup went off the roadway, struck a concrete culvert and rolled. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt. The man's name has not been released.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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