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Semi rollover kills passenger, sends driver to hospital

BUFFALO (AP) -- One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle crash south of Buffalo, near the South Dakota and North Dakota border. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a 24-year-old man lost control of a 2005 Freightliner semi-tracto...

BUFFALO (AP) - One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle crash south of Buffalo, near the South Dakota and North Dakota border.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a 24-year-old man lost control of a 2005 Freightliner semi-tractor he was driving without a trailer. The Friday morning crash killed a 60-year-old passenger, who was not wearing a seatbelt and was partially ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was transported to a hospital in Bowman, North Dakota, for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The names of the two men have not been released.

 

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