A 22-year-old Conde, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died early Wednesday morning in a single-vehicle crash southeast of that town.

A pickup was westbound South Dakota Highway 20. The vehicle went into the north ditch, back across the roadway and into the south ditch where it rolled.

The driver, Dawson Smith, was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt. He was the only occupant.

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.


November 30, 2020