One killed in Friday afternoon crash east of Hermosa

HERMOSA, S.D. – One man died Friday afternoon around 1:40 p.m. in a one-vehicle crash east of Hermosa.

Preliminary information shows that a 1990 Chevrolet Cavalier was eastbound on Hwy. 40 near mile marker 55 when the driver lost control while entering a curve. The vehicle went off the roadway and rolled.

The 36-year-old driver, who was not wearing his seat belt, was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the person involved is not yet being released pending notification of next-of-kin.

South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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