A 50-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Sunday morning northeast of Philip, while two others were seriously injured, according to a news release from the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.
Two pickup trucks were involved in the crash, which occurred around 9:30 a.m. on Sunday on 212th Avenue, which is a gravel road about 20 miles northeast of Philip.
The man who died was the driver of a Ford F150 pickup heading north on 212th Avenue.
The Ford F150 pickup attempted to turn toward the east ditch when it collided with a southbound 2006 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup, according to preliminary crash information.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene and his passengers, a 59-year-old man and 12-year-old boy, suffered serious non-life threatening injuries and were transported to the Philip hospital, according to the release.
The 22-year-old driver of the Dodge Ram pickup and his 17-year-old passenger were not injured.
None of the five people involved in the crash were wearing a seat belt. The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.