One killed in crash southwest of Canton

CANTON, S.D. (Press Release) – One man died early Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Canton.

The name of the person is not yet being released pending notification of family members. He was the only person involved.

A 2005 GMC Sierra pickup was southbound on 476th Avenue, south of the intersection with 286th Street, when the vehicle went off the roadway and rolled. The 47-year-old male driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, was partially ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The exact time of the crash has not yet been determined. The crash was reported at 5:12 a.m.

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash. All information is only preliminary at this point.

The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.