- Associated Press - Monday, May 30, 2016

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a Yellowstone County crash that left a man dead after his vehicle went off the road and landed in a ditch.

The Billings Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/1sGrAVn ) that the 51-year-old victim from Hysham, who has not yet been identified, died in the crash near Custer on Sunday.

He had been driving a pickup truck when he went off the right side of the road and overcorrected the vehicle before entering the ditch.

The pickup rolled over and the victim was ejected.

It is unknown whether speed or alcohol played were factors in the crash.

The incident remains under investigation by the Montana Highway Patrol.


Information from: The Billings Gazette, https://www.billingsgazette.com

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