A Redfield man is killed in a single-vehicle crash about six miles east and one mile
south of Redfield. It happened shortly before 10:00 o'clock Wednesday night.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 74-year-old Herbert W. Blume driving a
pickup that drifted off the road, into the north ditch and became stuck in a slough.
As the driver attempted to maneuver his way out, the pickup caught fire. Blume
died in the vehicle.
The Frankfort Fire Department, Redfield Fire Department and Spink County
Sheriff’s Office also responded to the accident.