BELVIDERE, S.D. – A Belvidere, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died early Saturday morning in a vehicle-pedestrian crash east of Belvidere.
Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2018 Chevrolet Silverado pickup was traveling east on Interstate 90 near mile marker 164. A male pedestrian identified as Shane Ghost, 55, of Belvidere, S.D., entered the roadway from the median. The driver of the Silverado applied his brakes but was unable to avoid a collision with Mr. Ghost, who received fatal injuries.
The 55-year-old male driver of the Silverado, Robert Volpe of Fort Madison, Iowa, was not injured. He was wearing a seat belt.
South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. All information released so far is only preliminary.