- Associated Press - Friday, June 15, 2018

MOUNT CITY, S.D. (AP) - A Pollock man has been sentenced to five years in prison for a vehicle crash that killed a passenger in his pickup truck.

The American News reports that 24-year-old Davis Hanson pleaded guilty to felony manslaughter in the November 2016 crash that killed 29-year-old Bain Weisbeck, of Herreid.

Authorities say Hanson failed to negotiate a curve and rolled his pickup.

In exchange for Hanson’s guilty plea, prosecutors dismissed charges of vehicular homicide and vehicular battery.


Information from: Aberdeen American News, http://www.aberdeennews.com

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