Highway Patrol investigates fatal accident
September 16, 2020
One person died Monday afternoon in a tractor/ sprayer crash near Ipswich.
The name of the person is not yet being released pending notification of family members.
A 1987 Custom C70 tractor/sprayer was westbound on 132nd Street, which is a gravel road. The driver attempted to miss a deer in the roadway, but hit the deer and lost control. The tractor/ sprayer went into the north ditch and rolled.
The 49-year-old male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
South Dakota Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash. All information is only preliminary at this time.
The Highway Patrol is...