One man dead, another injured in Fall River County crash

EDGEMONT, S.D. – One person is dead after a one-vehicle crash Tuesday night just west of Edgemont.

A 2017 Polaris RZR four-wheeler was heading southbound on Coffee Flats Road around 9:30 p.m. when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The four-wheeler rolled into a ditch.

Both occupants of the vehicle were thrown during the accident.

The driver, a 64-year-old male, was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger, a 38-year-old male, sustained minor injuries. The names of the two involved have not been released pending notification of family members.

South Dakota Highway Patrol says neither occupant was wearing a seat belt.

The agency continues to investigate the crash. No other vehicles were involved.

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