Driver extricated from wreckage in Hamlin County rollover

December 28, 2023

CASTLEWOOD, S.D.–The Hamlin County Sheriff’s Office says one person was injured Wednesday in a rollover crash near Castlewood.

It happened when a pickup truck rolled on County Road 465 about a half mile south of South Dakota Highway 22.

According to the sheriff’s office, the vehicle was traveling north on County Road 465 when it lost control on the icy road, rolling into the east ditch and landing on its top.

The driver was pinned inside and had to be extricated before being transported to a nearby hospital for injuries sustained during the crash.

First responders from the Castlewood Fire Department, Castlewood Ambulance, and Hamlin County Sheriff’s were all on the scene.